March 4th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
John Goodenough and researchers at the University of Texas say they have invented a solid state battery with higher energy density than a lithium ion battery. It also charges faster, works at low temperatures, and won't burst into flames. Should we be excited yet?
November 4th, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
Scientists in England are working on a lithium air battery with ten times the power of a lithium ion battery for one fifth the cost and 80% less weight.
September 22nd, 2015 | by James Ayre
Via EV Obsession: Mass adoption of electric transportation (this includes off-road applications) would lead to substantial reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, [&hellip
September 16th, 2015 | by James Ayre
Via EV Obsession: In a very interesting move, the Chinese auto manufacturer Beijing Automotive Industry Holding Company (BAIC) has apparently [&hellip
September 14th, 2015 | by Marc Howe
A new nationwide US survey has found that protected bike lanes equipped with physical barriers can have a major impact upon [&hellip
September 11th, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
Elon Musk told Stephen Colbert recently that exploding nuclear bombs on Mars would unlock enough carbon dioxide to warm the planet for human habitation.
September 9th, 2015 | by James Ayre
Even "safe" levels of particulate and nitric dioxide (NO2) air pollution are associated with a notably increased risk of severe heart attacks, according to new research presented by Dr Jean-Francois Argacha of UZ Brussel-Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Belgium
September 7th, 2015 | by Marc Howe
The US automobile industry has emerged as the biggest innovator in the field of electric vehicles according to a recent [&hellip
August 29th, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
Self charging electric cars may use tiny, flexible solar cells made from perkovsite say researchers at Case Western. Perkovsite reacts to more wave lengths
August 24th, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
Graphene can be used to make low cost composites that convert waste heat into electricity to extend the range of hybrid, plug-in hybrid and electric cars.
July 9th, 2015 | by Zachary Shahan
Many of us have begun dreaming of a future where most of the cars on the roads are autonomous cars, and [&hellip
September 13th, 2014 | by Jo Borrás
A breakthrough new solar panel being developed at Oxford uses perovskite to increase output and efficiency - will it be the final nail in diesel's coffin
August 3rd, 2014 | by Jo Borrás
The latest word from NASA is that the microwave space drive developed by Chinese and British teams isn't impossible. In fact, it works really, really well!