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lithium-ion

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Sulfur-based tech the answer to burnable lithium-ion batteries?

Scientists with the Department of Energy have designed a new type of battery that they say outpaces the ubiquitous lithium-ion batteries in flammability, cost, and ability to hold a charge.

By June 5, 2013

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BMW 7-series concept: Fast lithium-ion hybrid

The 7-series concept is a lithium-ion powered luxury saloon that promises decent fuel economy, good looks and a tonne of interesting gadgets inside

By September 24, 2008

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A123 Systems plugs lithium-ion batteries into power grid

First power tools, then cars and planes, and now the power grid. A123 is now working with utilities for "grid stabilization," or short-term storage.

By June 24, 2008

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Redesigned lithium ion battery charges faster, holds charge longer

Researchers at Northwestern University redesign the lithium ion battery to charge faster and increase energy capacity, paving the way for better battery performance on our gadgets.

By November 16, 2011

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Same-size lithium ion battery, 10 times the storage

Researchers at Northwestern predict a battery that will have 10 times the capacity and charge 10 times faster, while Argonne National Laboratory predicts a cell phone that can charge in a minute.

By November 17, 2011

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Toyota hybrid to get lithium ion batteries

Automotive News reports on Toyota's plan to start using lithium ion batteries in some hybrids.

By January 31, 2011

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Sanyo eyes tenfold increase in lithium ion battery capacity

Automotive News reports on Sanyo's battery production.

By October 27, 2010

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Tesla said to choose Reno site for $5B Gigafactory

The electric-car maker has chosen a Nevada industrial park as the location for its massive, lithium-ion battery-producing plant.

By September 3, 2014

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Compact Power's lithium ion battery to power 2011 Ford Focus Electric

Ford selected Compact Power Inc., a subsidiary of LG Chem, as the supplier of lithium ion battery packs for the 2011 Ford Focus Electric for the U.S. market.

By July 13, 2010

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Lithium ion battery industry to boom with wind, solar power

Report says auto industry breakthroughs will provide the alternative energy sector with power storage solution.

By October 21, 2009