#Battery

Minute silicon particles set to boost lithium ion batteries capacity by 10x

1 month ago — 1.5 min read

Chemical Engineers have taken a critical step in creating the next generation of silicon-based lithium-ion batteries. The team, working at the University of Alberta, have pioneered a new technique which...

Honeycomb structures might be the key supercharging batteries

9 months ago — 1 min read

Material Scientists have developed a new material to extend the life of the batteries up to 100 times. The new material, developed by a team from the University of Missouri,...

Engineers drastically lengthens battery life

11 months ago — 1.5 min read

Engineers are charging forward with the development of a new environmentally safe high-powered lithium-sulfur substitute which could drastically lengthen the life of your batteries. The team, from the University of...

New Nanofiber set to revolutionise Battery and Water Electrolysis Development

2 years ago — 1.5 min read

The key to constructing everything from long distance electric cars to increasing hydrogen production from water electrolysis is developing efficient high capacity energy storage systems. A new nanofiber created by...

Stagecoach EV Buses can now run longer between charges

3 years ago — 0.5 min read

Six of the Optare Solo EV buses, operated by Stagecoach, have been modified to allow them to run for longer in between charging sessions. The Optare Solo buses are fully...

Battery technology research centre opens in Warwick

3 years ago — 0 min read

Business Secretary Sajid Javid has opened an Energy Innovation Centre (EIC) at Warwick University, a move which will further research into battery cell technology. The £13 million facility is capable...