Automotive News reports on Toyota's battery plans for its hybrid vehicles.
An MIT chemistry professor suggests that Boeing switch from lithium-ion batteries to the heavier but safer nickel metal-hydride technology, a process that could take a year.
Self-taught scientist is credited with inventing the nickel-metal hybrid battery as well as a new class of semiconductors.
The 2011 Cayenne S Hybrid, launched at the 2010 New York auto show, uses a nickel metal hydride battery pack to power a 47-horsepower electric motor.
Swedish company is adding to its robotic lawnmower line with a solar hybrid that uses the sun's energy to extend the time between recharging its nickel metal hydride battery.
Fifteen minutes. That's how long the company says it will take to recharge its forthcoming nickel metal hydride batteries using its new technology.