Posts Tagged ‘lithium-ion’

The New Brabus Electric Car Sounds Like A Space Ship

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 17:35 No Comments

Presented at the Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany, the new ED concept from Brabus, is a classy electric car, suggestively named Smart Fortwo, features a sound generator that can make it sound like a space ship

This was posted under category: Electric Vehicles Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Rechargeable Lithium-Air Battery Offer 10X Storage Capacity

Tuesday, May 19, 2009 2:29 1 Comment

UK researchers at the University of St. Andrews are developing a rechargeable lithium-air battery that could offer 10X storage capacity compared to that of currently available lithium-ion cells. Lithium-air batteries use a catalytic air cathode in combination with a lithium anode and an electrolyte. Oxygen from the air is the active material for the cathode [...]

This was posted under category: Batteries, New Inventions Tags: , , , , , ,