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A recent New York Times article has captured energy aficionados’ attention for proclaiming that solar panel users have, for years, been doing it wrong. The article maintains that pointing solar panels south, where they are exposed to the maximum of sunlight, actually means that they are not absorbing the maximum amount of energy… 878 more words
LIVONIA — A123 Systems LLC, the lithium-ion battery maker now owned by China’s Wanxiang Group, sadi Tuesday that it has completed the sale of its battery materials manufacturing business in Changzhou, China to Johnson Matthey, a specialty chemicals manufacturer based in London, England. 213 more words
HOUGHTON — Pity the poor lithium ion. Drawn relentlessly by its electrical charge, it surges from anode to cathode and back again, shouldering its way through an elaborate molecular obstacle course. 320 more words
Call it the start of Brainiac Week in Detroit.
Hundreds of people packed the Detroit Opera House Tuesday for the sixth annual TEDxDetroit, a series of 15-minute presentations on a variety of topics connected to the acronym Technology, Entertainment and Design. 431 more words