Tagged: Battery

Route to Improving Rechargeable Lithium Batteries

Most of today’s lithium-ion batteries, which power everything from cars to phones, use a liquid as the electrolyte between two electrodes. Using a solid electrolyte instead could offer major advantages for both safety and...

We’re a Cheap Battery Away From Phasing Out Fossil Fuels

Scientists are embroiled in a bitter debate about whether or not renewable energy can power the world. But new research—and insights from a leading industry insider—suggest that the dialogue overlooks an imminent tipping point that could...

Australia backs lithium mine to spur battery push

New Delhi: The Australian government will invest in a lithium mine for the first time, as part of a wide-ranging effort to shore up power stability in a market increasingly dependent on variable wind...

Tesla in talks with India for lower import duty

New Delhi: The US-based electric car major Tesla is in discussion with the government seeking relief on import duties till a local factory is built here, according to the company’s CEO Elon Musk. Earlier this...