New Battery Is A Game Changer For Electric Cars

USAP Group

A new battery that promises to solve two of the biggest grumbles about electric cars – high prices and low driving ranges – is headed for shop floors in just over a year.

The lithium battery, which experts say could be a game-changing “killer app” for the global car market, can triple the driving range of an electric vehicle and significantly lower its costs, say the US scientists who developed it.

It can also double the running life of a smartphone or a laptop, said Dr Qichao Hu, who developed the device with his former professor, Donald Sadoway, a prominent battery expert at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Batteries in existing electric cars can account for as much as 30 per cent of the sticker price. They also need temperature control systems to stop them overheating or catching fire.

The new battery does not need the same systems…

View original post 98 more words

Advertisements
About

Take care at our planet, go Green.

Posted in Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

The Green Stars Project

User-generated ratings for ethical consumerism

American Power And Gas

Dynamic, Growing, Energy Company

The Hillbilly African

Minimalism, Eco-friendliness, Motherhood, Life

simple Ula

I want to be rich. Rich in love, rich in health, rich in laughter, rich in adventure and rich in knowledge. You?

Stay Sustainable 🌎

A blog dedicated to sustainability and the protection of our planet.

Getaway Outdoor Adventures

Treat your family a great Adventures they never forget!

The Next Big 'Zing'

Forecasting the Road to Alternative Energy

Messy Bun and Coffee

By Krystel Ocampo

stevegoesgreen

Time to switch to environmentally friendly cars!

Naturally LivEco

Living The Eco Way...

Monkey In The Middle

Stay tuned and stay involved

Witchery & Whiskers

A little slice of magic

%d bloggers like this: