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Features leading edge battery technology including lithium-ion, biological and various ultracapacitors.

Supercapacitor Breakthrough Looks Promising

As early as February this year, there have already been reports of breakthroughs in energy storage technology, particularly in the industry of superconductors. In a research study, a German team talks about improving the capacity of energy storage via a hybrid mix of potassium ferricyanide in aqueous media as opposed …

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Sonnen Home Battery System

If you’re interested in using green energy, you might have thought about investing in solar panels and installing them in your home. This way, you can harvest the sun’s energy and use it to power your electrical appliances and devices. But don’t just stop there! To make the most of …

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Lithium Air Battery Breakthrough

Researchers at the Argonne National Laboratory (pictured above) at the U.S. Department of Energy have developed a prototype for lithium-air batteries that can resolve the drawbacks of the existing lithium-air batteries. With the ability to store electricity up to 5 times more than common lithium-ion batteries, minus the shortcomings, the …

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Lithium-Air Battery: Is It the Ultimate Green Technology?

Batteries, in general, have not gone through much improvement in the modern times, compared to other technology. Yes, people now have access to laptops that can last for five hours on a single charge and smartphones that can go for days before needing a recharge, but these aren’t enough. Before …

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Batteriser Product Review

The Batteriser is the first micro-thin, stainless steel sleeve that extends by up to 8 times a battery’s life, just by slipping the product into it. The key here is that most devices only tap a fraction of the energy a battery has, and the Batteriser taps into the remaining …

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Solar Battery Revolution – Who Will Capture the Market?

By Guest Blogger Clive Rollison Given Deutsche Bank’s prediction that the solar energy market will reach $5 trillion by 2030, the continued growth of this successful industry depends on a viable solar battery. With Elon Musk’s Tesla, Mercedes-Benz and various startups, all challenging to create an effective solar battery, it …

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Tesla Powerwall Technology – Assault on Batteries

  A couple of months ago, Tesla Motors announced an ambitious new technology—the Tesla Powerwall, which is a battery that can power up homes. The idea is that houses could harvest and store energy generated by solar panels during the day and use it to power up at night or …

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MiniPak from Horizon Fuel Cell Technologies Means Power

Some people have theorized that the Hydrogen Economy would start in the small electronics marketplace and Horizon Fuel Cell Technologies has now done its part to make sure this dream is coming true. The Horizon MiniPak is a portable, reusable electronics charger that is based upon hydrogen technology. One simply …

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