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How Will the World Generate Enough Electric Vehicles and Batteries?

The era of electric vehicles has arrived. Earlier this year, General Motors announced plans to phase out gasoline and diesel vehicles by...

As Electric Vehicles Gain Popularity, We Will Need To Recycle Their...

Last week, Ford debuted the F-150 Lightning, an all-electric version of the best-selling vehicle in America. In many ways, the 530-horsepower 6,500-pound...

Six Ways To Increase EV Battery Life, As Well as Six...

Our lives are becoming increasingly reliant on battery-powered products, the majority of which now utilize lithium-ion batteries, such as cell phones, computers,...

What Is the Chemistry Behind Electric Vehicle Batteries?

Cobalt, Nickel, Manganese, Graphite, and Silicon are the primary components used in EV batteries. The electric vehicle (EV) revolution is accelerating, with...

What Is a Solid-State Battery in the Context of an Electric...

A solid-state battery is a rechargeable energy storage unit that is structurally and functionally comparable to the more well-known lithium-ion battery. The...

Future EV Battery Technologies: Which Are Easily Recharged and Long-Lasting?

While smartphones, smart homes, and even smart wearables are becoming increasingly sophisticated, they are still limited by power. The battery has not...

Why Fuel Cells Will Rule the Automotive Future

Several vehicles don’t run on gasoline anymore. Nowadays, people buy cars that run partially or fully on electricity. Various forces are driving...

Which EV Battery Format Will Win the Market?

When it comes to battery format (EV Battery Cell), there are three basic types: cylindrical, prismatic, and pouch cells.

Tesla EV Battery for China: Is Something Brewing with Tesla’s IP...

To offer some background on Tesla in China, the EV maker has stated via a tweet from Elon Musk that the batteries...

Tesla India by 2019? Musk Throws a Cryptic Bone to News...

Well, of course we jump at the chance to report that Musk still has India firmly in his mind for expansion. It's...

Tesla Investigates Model S ‘Double Fire’ in California, Are Lithium Batteries...

What might be a battery fire almost completely gutted a Model S in the Bay Area last night. The owner was having...

Panasonic Auto Division Chief Admits Model 3 Battery Production is Still...

“The bottleneck for Model 3 production has been our batteries. They just want us to make as many as possible.” - Mr. Yoshio Ito,...

Tesla Model 3: Battery and Charging Essentials for First-time Customers

First-time Tesla customers are often concerned about battery performance, how much range they can expect, how to charge properly, the supercharger network, how to...

Powering the Tesla Model 3: Why the 2170 EV Battery Cell...

We recently covered the story of how a Vancouver Model 3 owner did more than 322 miles in his long-range Tesla Model 3 and...

How Will the Recent Cobalt Price Drop Affect the EV Battery...

After hitting recent highs of over $40/lb. in April 2018, the price of cobalt - a critical but expensive component of Lithium-ion batteries used in...