If all car makers sell one quarter electric cars, the world will need 40 new Gigafactories to meet the demand for EV batteries says Volkswagen’s head of R&D.
Browsing the "solid state battery" Tag
ARPA-E has awarded the University of Iowa $3 million to research solid state batteries that use sodium rather than lithium to make a solid state battery.
Some of the world’s best brains are trying to develop a better EV battery, and one of the most promising innovations comes from a company called Sakti3.
As the world’s automakers slowly move to embrace electric vehicles, each brand or group is taking a decidedly different approach to EV’s and hybrids. Just look at the vastly different approaches of Toyota and Nissan. While Toyota is working to develop a battery with 600+ miles of range, Nissan says that 95% of Americans only need 100 miles of range a day.