Month: December 2020

New Technology Improves Next-Generation Aqueous Flow Batteries – SciTech Daily

New technology to overcome the life limit of next-generation water-cell batteries. A research team led by Professor Hee-Tak Kim from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering has developed water-based zinc/bromine redox flow batteries (ZBBs) with the best life expectancy among all the redox flow batteries reported by identifying and solving the deterioration issue with zinc electrodes. Professor…
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29th December 2020 0

Brexit deal triggers electric car battery race – The Times

Vehicle giants dodge tariffs but face 2027 deadline on parts The car industry is in a race against time to build giant battery gigafactories in the UK to ensure its survival and avoid damaging tariffs from the Brexit trade deal. Details of the EU deal revealed that Britain has a six-year window to build its…
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28th December 2020 0

Apple’s self-driving electric car, complete with revolutionary battery, slated for reveal in 2024

Apple is planning on revealing its long-awaited self-driving car in 2024, following years of uncertainty and setbacks, according to reports. The tech giant is working on an autonomous car that consumers can buy, Reuters has claimed, in contrast to efforts from rivals including Google to develop driverless vehicles for use in ride-hailing services. Full article can be found here: Apple’s…
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24th December 2020 0

Ola Announces Plans for World’s Largest Electric Scooter Factory

With an aim to make India a manufacturing hub for electric vehicles, Ola has signed the MoU with the Tamil Nadu government for an investment of 2,400 crores in setting up its first factory in the state. Upon completion, the factory will create almost 10,000 jobs and will be the world’s largest scooter manufacturing facility,…
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21st December 2020 0

Nano One Enters into a Cathode Evaluation Agreement with Major Global Automotive Company

Vancouver, Canada (TSX-V: NNO) (OTC-Nasdaq Intl Designation: NNOMF) (Frankfurt: LBMB). Nano One® CEO Mr. Dan Blondal is pleased to announce that Nano One has entered into a cathode evaluation and benchmark agreement with an American based multinational auto manufacturer to jointly evaluate Nano One’s cathode materials for automotive lithium ion batteries. Financial compensation towards the project…
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18th December 2020 0