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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Plans A Supercharger In Northeast Ohio

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is planning to unveil a Supercharger station in the Northeast Ohio region on Thursday, says a report from News Net 5. Tesla is planning to build a supercharger station at the Macedonia Commons shopping center near Interstate 271.

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is planning to unveil a Supercharger station in the Northeast Ohio region on Thursday, says a report from News Net 5. Tesla is planning to build a supercharger station at the Macedonia Commons shopping center near Interstate 271.

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UCLA researchers develop new technique to scale up production of graphene micro-supercapacitors

While the demand for ever-smaller electronic devices has spurred the miniaturization of a variety of technologies, one area has lagged behind in this downsizing revolution: energy-storage units, such as batteries and capacitors.

Now, Richard More

While the demand for ever-smaller electronic devices has spurred the miniaturization of a variety of technologies, one area has lagged behind in this downsizing revolution: energy-storage units, such as batteries and capacitors.

Now, Richard More

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Electric Flight Pioneers Assess Battery Options

To realize the potential of electric flight, batteries are key — they must be safe, powerful, affordable, and long-lasting — and several of the speakers at this week’s CAFE Electric Aircraft Symposium are working to address these issues. Winfried Wilcke, a researcher in an IBM lab in San Jose, Calif., is studying the potential “Mount Everest” of batteries, which would More

To realize the potential of electric flight, batteries are key — they must be safe, powerful, affordable, and long-lasting — and several of the speakers at this week’s CAFE Electric Aircraft Symposium are working to address these issues. Winfried Wilcke, a researcher in an IBM lab in San Jose, Calif., is studying the potential “Mount Everest” of batteries, which would More

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Smartphone batteries could last for days, charge instantly

Future smartphone batteries could be ten times more powerful than today’s technology, allowing for devices that run for days instead of hours and charge instantaneously.

A team of scientists from the University of Illinois, Urbana said on Tuesday that it had created lithium ion “microbatteries” that have an energy density 2000 times greater than existing microbatteries and equal to to More

Future smartphone batteries could be ten times more powerful than today’s technology, allowing for devices that run for days instead of hours and charge instantaneously.

A team of scientists from the University of Illinois, Urbana said on Tuesday that it had created lithium ion “microbatteries” that have an energy density 2000 times greater than existing microbatteries and equal to to More

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New lithium-ion battery design that’s 2,000 times more powerful, recharges 1,000 times faster

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a new lithium-ion battery technology that is 2,000 times more powerful than comparable batteries. According to the researchers, this is not simply an evolutionary step in battery tech, “It’s a new enabling technology… it breaks the normal paradigms of energy sources. It’s allowing us to do different, new things. More

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a new lithium-ion battery technology that is 2,000 times more powerful than comparable batteries. According to the researchers, this is not simply an evolutionary step in battery tech, “It’s a new enabling technology… it breaks the normal paradigms of energy sources. It’s allowing us to do different, new things. More

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EV lessons from Energy Harvesting and Supercapacitors event

The key enabling technologies of electric vehicles, whether by land, water or air and whether hybrid or pure electric are now at least six in number. They were just electric traction motors, traction batteries and circuitry (see IDTechEx reports Electric Motors for Electric Vehicles 2012-2022 , Traction Batteries for Electric Vehicles 2012-2022 and Inverters for Electric Vehicles 2012-2022 . For More

The key enabling technologies of electric vehicles, whether by land, water or air and whether hybrid or pure electric are now at least six in number. They were just electric traction motors, traction batteries and circuitry (see IDTechEx reports Electric Motors for Electric Vehicles 2012-2022 , Traction Batteries for Electric Vehicles 2012-2022 and Inverters for Electric Vehicles 2012-2022 . For More

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Change of leadership of the global market value of supercapacitors?

Maxwell Technologies, which has been the leader in supercapacitors worldwide, has been overstating its results by improperly recording certain sales through distributors. It has made the following statement, “Maxwell believes that the restatement of revenue related to these distributors will decrease previously reported revenues for fiscal year 2011 by approximately $6.5 million and decrease More

Maxwell Technologies, which has been the leader in supercapacitors worldwide, has been overstating its results by improperly recording certain sales through distributors. It has made the following statement, “Maxwell believes that the restatement of revenue related to these distributors will decrease previously reported revenues for fiscal year 2011 by approximately $6.5 million and decrease More

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Tiny lithium-ion battery recharges 1000x faster than rival tech, could shrink mobile devices

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Though they be but little, they are fierce. The most powerful batteries on the planet are only a few millimeters in size, yet they pack such a punch that a driver could use a cellphone powered by these batteries to jump-start a dead car battery – and then recharge the phone in the blink of an eye.
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Though they be but little, they are fierce. The most powerful batteries on the planet are only a few millimeters in size, yet they pack such a punch that a driver could use a cellphone powered by these batteries to jump-start a dead car battery – and then recharge the phone in the blink of an eye.
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Graphene ribbons could boost efficiency of Li-ion batteries

New research suggests hybrid ribbons of vanadium oxide and graphene could be the best electrode yet for lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries.

A team from Rice University found that cathodes made from the material could be charged and discharged in just 20 seconds while still retaining more than 90% of their initial capacity after more than 1,000 cycles.

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New research suggests hybrid ribbons of vanadium oxide and graphene could be the best electrode yet for lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries.

A team from Rice University found that cathodes made from the material could be charged and discharged in just 20 seconds while still retaining more than 90% of their initial capacity after more than 1,000 cycles.

“This is the direction batter More

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Hybrid ribbons a gift for powerful batteries

Rice lab finds vanadium oxide/graphene material works well for lithium-ion storage

Hybrid ribbons of vanadium oxide (VO2) and graphene may accelerate the development of high-power lithium-ion batteries suitable for electric cars and other demanding applications.
Vanadium oxide ribbons

Graphene-coated ribbons of vanadium oxide, seen in a scanning electron microscope image, might More

Rice lab finds vanadium oxide/graphene material works well for lithium-ion storage

Hybrid ribbons of vanadium oxide (VO2) and graphene may accelerate the development of high-power lithium-ion batteries suitable for electric cars and other demanding applications.
Vanadium oxide ribbons

Graphene-coated ribbons of vanadium oxide, seen in a scanning electron microscope image, might More

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Graphene-Based Supercapacitors To Power Our EVs?

Researchers at UCLA made a discovery that could change how EVs and other battery-based electronics could be powered in the near future.

In this short clip, graphene, already a well known substance, was being put through the phases to be produced in large quantities and for a low cost.

During this process it was discovered that graphene can hold a charge similar to a battery. A small More

Researchers at UCLA made a discovery that could change how EVs and other battery-based electronics could be powered in the near future.

In this short clip, graphene, already a well known substance, was being put through the phases to be produced in large quantities and for a low cost.

During this process it was discovered that graphene can hold a charge similar to a battery. A small More

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Electric Vehicle Traction Batteries 2012-2022

NEW YORK, Dec. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

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This comprehensive report ha More

NEW YORK, Dec. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Electric Vehicle Traction Batteries 2012-2022 http://www.reportlinker.com/p01057662/ Electric-Vehicle-Traction-Batteries-2012-2022.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Clean_Vehicle

This comprehensive report ha More

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Last Chance to Register for Battery Conferences in Las Vegas This December

FARMINGTON, Conn., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — The world’s leading experts on battery technology are meeting in Las Vegas for two back-to-back events: the Lithium Battery Power 2012 Conference and Battery Safety 2012 Conference. Hear from a panel of leading experts in the fields of battery materials, systems design and integration, and manufacturing and commercial applications More

FARMINGTON, Conn., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — The world’s leading experts on battery technology are meeting in Las Vegas for two back-to-back events: the Lithium Battery Power 2012 Conference and Battery Safety 2012 Conference. Hear from a panel of leading experts in the fields of battery materials, systems design and integration, and manufacturing and commercial applications More

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2012 NASA Aerospace Battery Workshop – Agenda

2012 NASA Aerospace Battery Workshop – Agenda

Tuesday, November 6

8:30 Ultra Fast Charging Lithium Battery Market Review
Shmuel De-leon, Shmuel De-leon Energy Ltd.
9:00 Performance and Safety of Lithium-Ion Supercapacitors
Judith Jeevarajan and Martin Mart More

2012 NASA Aerospace Battery Workshop – Agenda

Tuesday, November 6

8:30 Ultra Fast Charging Lithium Battery Market Review
Shmuel De-leon, Shmuel De-leon Energy Ltd.
9:00 Performance and Safety of Lithium-Ion Supercapacitors
Judith Jeevarajan and Martin Mart More

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Car Traction Batteries – the New Gold Rush 2012-2022

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Car Traction Batteries – the New Gold Rush 2012-2022 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0490396/Car-Traction-Batteries—the-New-Gold-Rush-2012-2022.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Battery This report is intended for i More

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Car Traction Batteries – the New Gold Rush 2012-2022 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0490396/Car-Traction-Batteries—the-New-Gold-Rush-2012-2022.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Battery This report is intended for i More

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Batteries and Supercapacitors for Smart Portable Devices 2013-2023: Markets, Technologies, Companies

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Batteries and Supercapacitors for Smart Portable Devices 2013-2023: Markets, Technologies, Companies

http://www.reportlinker.com/p01012358/Batteries-and-Supercapacitors-for-Smart-Portable-Devices-2013-2023-Markets-Technologies-Companies.html#ut More

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Batteries and Supercapacitors for Smart Portable Devices 2013-2023: Markets, Technologies, Companies

http://www.reportlinker.com/p01012358/Batteries-and-Supercapacitors-for-Smart-Portable-Devices-2013-2023-Markets-Technologies-Companies.html#ut More

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Supercapacitors can take market share from lithium batteries

This article shares some of the research carried out for the new IDTechEx report, “Batteries and Supercapacitors for Smart Portable Devices 2013-2023: Markets, Technologies, Companies” (www.IDTechEx.com/portable ).
Multifunctionality is driving the change in energy storage l More

This article shares some of the research carried out for the new IDTechEx report, “Batteries and Supercapacitors for Smart Portable Devices 2013-2023: Markets, Technologies, Companies” (www.IDTechEx.com/portable ).
Multifunctionality is driving the change in energy storage l More

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Smart Portable Device Batteries & Supercapacitors Market Analyzed for 2013-2023

“Batteries and Supercapacitors for Smart Portable Devices 2013-2023: Markets, Technologies, Companies” a new market research report has been added to ReportsnReports.com store.

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USA: New chip captures power from multiple sources

System developed at MIT could combine power harvested from light, heat and vibrations to run monitoring systems.

Researchers at MIT have taken a significant step toward battery-free monitoring systems — which could ultimately be used in biomedical devices, environmental sensors in remote l More

System developed at MIT could combine power harvested from light, heat and vibrations to run monitoring systems.

Researchers at MIT have taken a significant step toward battery-free monitoring systems — which could ultimately be used in biomedical devices, environmental sensors in remote l More

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USA: Next Generation Batteries 2012 – Boston, July 19-20

Breakthroughs in new battery chemistries, novel electrode and electrolyte materials, system integration for a vast array of mobile, portable and stationary applications, from micro medical devices to high-energy/high-power automotive, have paved the roadmap for an emerging market w More

Breakthroughs in new battery chemistries, novel electrode and electrolyte materials, system integration for a vast array of mobile, portable and stationary applications, from micro medical devices to high-energy/high-power automotive, have paved the roadmap for an emerging market w More

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Battery breakthrough: scientists use a DVD burner to create graphene supercapacitors

When it comes to the raw computing power they are able to harness, smartphones have definitely come a long way over the last few years. While the software was able (to a certain extent) to keep up with the hardware advancements, one very important smartphone component is basically the same as it was when the first smartphones started rolling out: the battery.

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When it comes to the raw computing power they are able to harness, smartphones have definitely come a long way over the last few years. While the software was able (to a certain extent) to keep up with the hardware advancements, one very important smartphone component is basically the same as it was when the first smartphones started rolling out: the battery.

A pain in a very sensitive plac More

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Europe: The lithium battery as a source of hope

Whether energy supply or electromobility – batteries are a key component. At Hannover Messe from April 23-27, researchers will present lithium batteries with improved properties: they‘re quick-charging, pliable, pressure-resistant or optimally cooled.

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Whether energy supply or electromobility – batteries are a key component. At Hannover Messe from April 23-27, researchers will present lithium batteries with improved properties: they‘re quick-charging, pliable, pressure-resistant or optimally cooled.

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USA: Enerize Disruptive, Low Cost, Solid State Lithium Battery and Solar Polymer Technology at ARPA-E 2012

Technology-rich Enerize Corporation (Enerize) http://www.enerize.com will announce advanced flexible solid state lithium battery and single film polymer encapsulated solar PV hybrid device at the 2012 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit

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Technology-rich Enerize Corporation (Enerize) http://www.enerize.com will announce advanced flexible solid sta More

Technology-rich Enerize Corporation (Enerize) http://www.enerize.com will announce advanced flexible solid state lithium battery and single film polymer encapsulated solar PV hybrid device at the 2012 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit

Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 28, 2012

Technology-rich Enerize Corporation (Enerize) http://www.enerize.com will announce advanced flexible solid sta More

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USA: Enerize Disruptive, Low Cost, Solid State Lithium Battery and Solar Polymer Technology at ARPA-E 2012

Technology-rich Enerize Corporation (Enerize) http://www.enerize.com will announce advanced flexible solid state lithium battery and single film polymer encapsulated solar PV hybrid device at the 2012 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit
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USA: ELECTRIC VEHICLES LAND, SEA & AIR USA 2012

The only event covering all forms of EVs and their parts for
land, sea and air
Many major breakthroughs in design and technology appear in other electric vehicles before they appear in cars. Whether by land, sea or air, electric vehicles need motors, controls, batteries and often supercapacitors p More

The only event covering all forms of EVs and their parts for
land, sea and air
Many major breakthroughs in design and technology appear in other electric vehicles before they appear in cars. Whether by land, sea or air, electric vehicles need motors, controls, batteries and often supercapacitors p More

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USA: New energy storage device could recharge electric vehicles in minutes

Compared with supercapacitors and batteries, SMCs (with three different electrode thicknesses shown) offer both a high power density and high energy density. Image copyright: Jang, et al. ©2011 American Chemical Society

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Compared with supercapacitors and batteries, SMCs (with three different electrode thicknesses shown) offer both a high power density and high energy density. Image copyright: Jang, et al. ©2011 American Chemical Society

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Europe: European Electric Vehicle Congress program on line – over 130 presentations

Detailed program
Wednesday 26th October 2011
8.00 – Registration & Welcome Coffee
9.30 – Opening session

Welcome Word
Benoit Cerexhe, Minister of Economy and Research of the Brussels Regio
EEVC’s Mission and Goal
Frédéric Vergels, organizer of EEVC and President of Electri-city.mobi
The European Challenge
Geoghan Quinn (tb More

Detailed program
Wednesday 26th October 2011
8.00 – Registration & Welcome Coffee
9.30 – Opening session

Welcome Word
Benoit Cerexhe, Minister of Economy and Research of the Brussels Regio
EEVC’s Mission and Goal
Frédéric Vergels, organizer of EEVC and President of Electri-city.mobi
The European Challenge
Geoghan Quinn (tb More

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USA: Supercapacitor manager

Texas Instruments introduced a fully integrated Li-Ion battery management IC for supercapacitor charge control. The bq33100 provides comprehensive features for managing charge control; measuring capacitance and effective series resistance (ESR); and protecting either 2-, 3-, 4- or 5-series supercapacitors with individual capacitor control, or up to 9-series capacitors with stack control.

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Texas Instruments introduced a fully integrated Li-Ion battery management IC for supercapacitor charge control. The bq33100 provides comprehensive features for managing charge control; measuring capacitance and effective series resistance (ESR); and protecting either 2-, 3-, 4- or 5-series supercapacitors with individual capacitor control, or up to 9-series capacitors with stack control.

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USA: Rice builds nanowire battery

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Rice builds nanowire battery
Hybrid energy storage device is as small as it can possibly get

The world at large runs on lithium ion batteries. New research at Rice Uni More

Media note: Links to photos for this story are available at the end of the news release.
David Ruth
713-348-6327
druth@rice.edu
Mike Williams
713-348-6728
mikewilliams@rice.edu
Rice builds nanowire battery
Hybrid energy storage device is as small as it can possibly get

The world at large runs on lithium ion batteries. New research at Rice Uni More

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Global Lithium Availability – A Constraint for Electric Vehicles?

Summary
There is disagreement on whether the supply of lithium is
adequate to support a future global fleet of electric vehicles.
We report a comprehensive analysis of the global lithium resources
and compare it to an assessment of global lithium demand
from 2010 to 2100 that assumes rapid and widespread
adoption of electric vehicles.

Recent estimates of More

Summary
There is disagreement on whether the supply of lithium is
adequate to support a future global fleet of electric vehicles.
We report a comprehensive analysis of the global lithium resources
and compare it to an assessment of global lithium demand
from 2010 to 2100 that assumes rapid and widespread
adoption of electric vehicles.

Recent estimates of More

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