#Battery

New Nanofiber set to revolutionise Battery and Water Electrolysis Development

8 months 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

1 year 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

2 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...

Electric vehicles may soon be cheaper to run than petrol cars

2 years ago — 0 min read

New research has been published which suggests that in the 2020s, cars run on electric batteries will become cheaper to run than their petrol counterparts. Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s research...

First hydrogen-powered drone takes to the skies

2 years ago — 0 min read

The first drone to be powered only by solid hydrogen pellets has taken flight, using a new design by UK company Cella. The hydrogen pellets are three times lighter than...

Nissan to work with consortium to develop lithium-ion batteries

2 years ago — 0 min read

It has been announced that the car manufacturer Nissan will work with a consortium of businesses and academics to develop a new generation of lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles. The...