News - 18 Sep 2009
ENER1, Inc. (NASDAQ: HEV) , developer and manufacturer of advanced lithium-ion batteries to power the next generation of hybrid, plug-in hybrid and pure electric vehicles, is teaming-up with Volvo Car...
News - 1 Apr 2008
Researchers in the Power Sources R&D group at Sandia National Laboratories have been driving nails into batteries, heating them to extreme temperatures, overcharging them, and putting them into...
News - 28 Feb 2012
Panasonic has reported that the company will provide lithium-ion battery cells to the hybrid vehicles and plug-in hybrid vehicles of Ford Motor. C-Max hybrid electric and C-Max Energi plug-in hybrids,...
Article - 23 Jul 2001
Platinum (Pt) was discovered by Ulloa in 1735 and Wood in 1741. Platinum occurs as such naturally, together with negligible amounts of palladium, iridium, rhodium, osmium, and ruthenium.
News - 12 Jan 2009
A leading UK university and NHS Trust are piloting an exclusive electric car trail to help cut carbon emissions throughout the region.
Aston University in Birmingham and North Birmingham and...
News - 10 Jun 2010
China has become the largest consumer of li-battery materials now. In early June, the Chinese government issued a subsidy program for new energy vehicles which decides to grant subsidies to...
News - 12 May 2010
A123 Systems (Nasdaq:AONE), a developer and manufacturer of advanced Nanophosphate lithium ion batteries and systems, today announced that it has been selected by Eaton Corporation, a diversified...
News - 15 Nov 2010
Hydrogen-powered fuel-cell cars are set to play a key role in reducing the emissions of road transport as we move forward. That is the conclusion of an unprecedented European study conducted to date...
News - 25 Jun 2008
Dow Corning Corporation’s Compound Semiconductor Solutions is a key member of a Delphi Corporation-led team that was recently selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to lead an industry...
News - 4 Jul 2013
The challenges for materials in the automotive drive technology include amongst others high temperatures, moisture and vibrations. In order to be able to withstand such an environment over the service...