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New Energy Unveils Rare Images of its Largest Area, High-Performance SolarWindow™ Arrays

New Energy Unveils Rare Images of its Largest Area, High-Performance SolarWindow™ Arrays

New Energy Technologies Inc., developer of see-through SolarWindow™ coatings, capable of generating electricity on glass and flexible plastics, today made public never-before-seen images of the Company’s largest area, high-performance SolarWindow™ arrays. [More]
Exa's Simulation Technology Helps Improve Fuel Economy for SuperTruck

Exa's Simulation Technology Helps Improve Fuel Economy for SuperTruck

Exa® Corporation, a global innovator of fluids simulation solutions for product engineering, stated that Cummins Inc. and Peterbilt Motors Company, the first companies to announce their SuperTruck for the Department of Energy (DOE) SuperTruck Program, credited Exa's technology and engineering expertise as instrumental in the success of their recently announced vehicle. [More]
New Report on Global Solar Back Sheet Industry

New Report on Global Solar Back Sheet Industry

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Solar Back Sheet Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. [More]
Key 3M Patent for Lithium Ion Battery NMC Cathode Technology Emerges from Reexamination

Key 3M Patent for Lithium Ion Battery NMC Cathode Technology Emerges from Reexamination

A key 3M patent for lithium ion battery nickel-manganese-cobalt (NMC) cathode technology has emerged from reexamination at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) with all original claims being confirmed as patentable and with no amendments (U.S. Patent 7,078,128). NMC cathode technology is widely used in lithium ion batteries for consumer electronics and electric vehicles. [More]
BASF Reports Increase in Energy Efficiency and Reduction in Greenhouse Gas Emissions

BASF Reports Increase in Energy Efficiency and Reduction in Greenhouse Gas Emissions

BASF increased its energy efficiency by 20% compared with baseline 2002 and reduced its greenhouse gas emissions per metric ton of sales product by 34%. The number of work-related accidents dropped in the same period by 58%. [More]
Nanoporous Semiconductor with High Surface Area Enables More Efficient Water Splitting

Nanoporous Semiconductor with High Surface Area Enables More Efficient Water Splitting

Generating electricity is not the only way to turn sunlight into energy we can use on demand. The sun can also drive reactions to create chemical fuels, such as hydrogen, that can in turn power cars, trucks and trains. [More]
US Demand for Battery and Fuel Cell Materials Expected to Reach $6 Billion by 2017

US Demand for Battery and Fuel Cell Materials Expected to Reach $6 Billion by 2017

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: US Battery & Fuel Cell Materials Market [More]
Backpack with Piezoelectric Material Generates Power through Flapping of Bird’s Wings

Backpack with Piezoelectric Material Generates Power through Flapping of Bird’s Wings

A bird flapping its wings or a fish’s deep dive may be pictures of nature in action, but in their elegant simplicity Michael Shafer sees the complex challenges of merging technology with a biological system. [More]
Researchers Identify Replacement for Flammable Component of Lithium-Ion Batteries

Researchers Identify Replacement for Flammable Component of Lithium-Ion Batteries

In studying a material that prevents marine life from sticking to the bottom of ships, researchers led by chemist Joseph DeSimone at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have identified a surprising replacement for the only inherently flammable component of today's lithium-ion batteries: the electrolyte. [More]
BASF Inaugurates New Amagasaki Battery Materials Lab

BASF Inaugurates New Amagasaki Battery Materials Lab

BASF today inaugurated its Research and Development Laboratory and Application Technology Center for Battery Materials in Amagasaki, Japan. [More]