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Two industrial titans are duking it out over a technology that could make electric cars mainstream

The high-tech patent wars have spread to a new front, engaging two of the world’s largest industrial companies in a multibillion-dollar court battle over lithium-ion batteries.  1,587 more words

Packing Peanuts to Power Batteries

Packing peanuts can now enjoy a “second life” as battery electrodes.

Packing peanuts have a limited range of use, and large quantities of them ( 157 more words

Environmental Degredation

HOLMAN JENKINS: Tesla - Just Another Car Company

Wall Street Journal: Will it be bought by a traditional auto maker needing electric vehicles to meet Obama’s fuel-economy rules?

Elon Musk has proved that a market exists for electric cars, despite their many inconveniences, especially if they come wrapped in taxpayer subsidies. 71 more words

Science

My car is a Moving 'Green Ashram' Now

Finally Future is here, Got My New All Electric Smart Car E2O, this is a smartphone controlled car which runs on Lithium ion battery, just like an iPhone, and it gives 120 kms in one charge, so in cost of 1 litre petrol it gives 120 kms mileage, you can lock unlock, pre-cool AC and schedule your car operations via iPhone or Android App, car is always connected, it has GPS, 6.2″ touch screen navigation and multimedia system (which displays maps, videos, other content) reverse parking camera, regenerative braking, 6 speaker JBL music system, Bluetooth and Zero emission. 150 more words

Siddharth Tripathi

Lithium-ion battery battle: Pilot's union backs ban

The lithium-ion battery battle is heating up, literally and figuratively. The issue: whether these controversial power-producers should be allowed to be carried, in bulk, in the bellies of passenger aircraft. 916 more words

Ban

Dyson Hoovers Up Battery Co. That Doubles Battery Life

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We reported earlier about some innovative batteries that double the life of Lithium Ion batteries. Now, geek.com reports that Dyson has vacuumed up Skati3, the company that makes them. 108 more words

Solar-Powered Flight around the world

The Solar Impulse 2 is a solar-powered airplane that recently embarked on a voyage to fly around the world, taking off on the first leg of it’s voyage from Abu Dhabi, UAE. 76 more words

Solar