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New non-toxic batteries could last over a decade

New non-toxic batteries could last over a decade

Flow batteries store energy in liquid solutions in external tanks - the bigger the tanks, the more energy they store. They are a promising storage solution for renewable, intermittent energy like wind and solar.

Scientists develop next-gen, garnet-based batteries to power devices, vehicles

Scientists develop next-gen, garnet-based batteries to power devices, vehicles

The research team also used, for the first time, a technique called atomic layer deposition to place a thin film of aluminum oxide on top of a garnet structure coating the ceramic electrolyte.

New insight may lead to faster recharging batteries

New insight may lead to faster recharging batteries

Rechargeable lithium batteries have helped power the `portable revolution` in mobile phones, laptops and tablet computers. 
 

Former tech CEO Gurbaksh Chahal gets a year in jail in domestic violence case

Former tech CEO Gurbaksh Chahal gets a year in jail in domestic violence case

Former tech CEO and famous Silicon Valley entrepreneur, Gurbaksh Chahal, who came in limelight after selling his startup for $300 million at the age of 25 has been sentenced on Friday to a year in jail for violating his probation in a domestic violence case.

This tech could give you week's battery in single charge

This tech could give you week's battery in single charge

To this increasing demand, Intelligent Energy -- a 27-year-old British company working on clean power technology -- has an answer.

Scientists develop material for super-powered battery

Scientists develop material for super-powered battery

The new material will enable electric vehicles travel 35 km after charging for just seven seconds, said the research team from the institute.

New low-cost battery to store renewable energy

The new device's energy density was also found close to that of lithium-ion batteries.

Chinese students develop highly efficient battery using sugar

Through the electricity generation platform they designed, the final output reached over 520 mV and lasted over 80 hours.

New tech produces lighter, long-lasting batteries from silicon

Researchers have developed a new silicon-based anode that could pave the way for lighter and long-lasting lithium-ion batteries which could be used for everything from electronic devices to electric cars.

New software to extend smartphone battery life

New software to extend smartphone battery life

Researchers, including those of Indian-origin, have developed a software that can significantly reduce the battery drainage in smartphones by intelligently suppressing apps that run in the background.

Now, charge phone battery by playing music at it

Scientists have created a prototype panel capable of charging a cellphone off environmental vibrations like music or dinner conversation.

Smartphone battery that gets charged in 30 seconds!

Based on nanodots, the new battery is capable of moving electric current at the speed of lightning.

Tweaking batteries for faster electric cars

Faster and more powerful electric cars may now be possible by tweaking capacitors.

Now, battery that makes electricity from water

A battery that makes electricity from water has been developed by Stanford researchers.

Volvo`s futuristic car to use body as battery

Volvo is experimenting with a new composite material that can store and release energy.

Hydrogen-powered nano-battery on the anvil

this new approach, called chemovoltaics, harnesses energy from hydrogen oxidation.

The battery`s dead: Along comes plastic to store power

The battery which has powered our lives for generations may soon be consigned to the dustbin of history. British scientists say they have created a plastic that can store and release electricity.

How to turn a person into a walking solar battery charger

Scientists at Sandia National Laboratories in the US have developed tiny glitter-sized photovoltaic cells that could turn a person into a walking solar battery charger.

Scientists come up with formula for instant battery

Dip a piece of paper into ink infused with carbon nanotubes and silver nanowires, it morphs into a real battery. Crumple the piece of paper and it still works.

Paper-based batteries to power electronics

Reports indicate that scientists are working towards developing paper-based batteries made from algae to power electronics in the future.