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Research team from SAIT has developed material that doubles the power capacity of Li-ion batteries

Researchers from Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT) said they have developed technology that uses silicon cathode material coded with high-crystalline graphene to produce batteries with twice as much capacity as ordinary lithium-ion batteries.
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Second life of Chevrolet’s lithium-ion batteries

General Motors has built a pilot energy storage project at the new General Motors Enterprise Data Center at its Milford Proving Ground with help of used Chevrolet Volt batteries (from 5 vehicles), solar panel (74-kilowatt ground-mount array) and wind turbines (two 2kW wind turbines).
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Tesla Motors has introduced free charging station in Australia

Tesla Motors has introduced its destination charging program into Australia, with over 10 charging stations already installed
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Electrovaya and Leclanche will cooperate in order to develop large-format lithium-ion cells

Canadian developer and manufacturer of lithium-ion power solutions Electrovaya and Swiss battery manufacturer Leclanche have signed a deal to scale up their respective efforts in the lithium-ion battery space.
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Research team at the University of Bristol has developed first in the world self-healing material

A team of scientists at the University of Bristol has developed technology that could put mechanics out of their work: with help of some materials, micro-electronic devices, micro-sensing, and wireless technology, tomorrow’s vehicles will repair themselves.
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Hitachi will build battery factory in the U.S.

Hitachi Chemical (one of the major suppliers of materials for Li-ion batteries in Asian market) will build in the US a new plant by 2018, spending about 83 million dollars.
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LG Chem is ready for mass production of second-generation 80 and 120 kWh sized Lithium-ion batteries

LG’s batteries are considered to be one of the best in the world and are already chosen for many plug-in vehicles - they’re used in such vehicles as the Ford Focus, Chevrolet Spark and Volt, Renault Zoe and Twizy, Volvo V60/XC90 T8 and plenty of other.
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Toyota and Mazda will be working together under new fuel cell and plug-in-hybrid technology

Toyota Motor Corporation and Mazda Motor Corporation are in the final stages of talks on a partnership in eco-friendly technology, seeking an edge between tightening environmental regulations and tough emerging-market competition.
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Japanese researchers have developed first in the world in-wheel motor system for electric vehicles

Researchers from University of Tokyo have successfully developed the world’s first in-wheel motor system for electric vehicles that transmits power wirelessly to run motors incorporated in each wheel.
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Lithium-sulfur battery with orange flavour

Korean researchers have developed a new type of lithium-sulfur battery with a 20% improvement in performance using...vitamin C.
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