A new high-capacity EV battery materials could double driving range

4 months ago — Quick Read

A team of material science researchers have announced a brand new carbon-silicon material which could more than double the driving range of electric vehicles. If future electric vehicle (EVs) batteries...

This Hawaiian island has demonstrated it can run on 100% renewable energy

7 months ago — Quick Read

The Hawaiian 'garden island' of Kauai managed to hit 32 hours of 100% renewable energy over the last month.

Nobel Prize In Chemistry – Scientists who created a rechargeable world awarded Nobel Prize

9 months ago — Long Read

Three pioneers of the lithium-ion battery revolution - John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino - have been made Nobel laureates for developments that sparked a portable tech...

New tech harnesses energy by mixing freshwater and seawater

11 months ago — Long Read

Engineers at Stanford have created a new battery made from affordable and durable materials which can generate energy in places where salt and fresh waters mingle. The new tech could...

Could Graphene Sponge helps lithium sulphur batteries reach their full potential

1 year ago — Long Read

A team of Engineers from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden has revealed a breakthrough in battery tech. The teams work focused on improving lithium-sulphur batteries and solving a number of...

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

1 year ago — Long 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...