Batteries

Business News

Tesla's Co-Founder Thinks He Has a $3.5 Billion Solution to Our Battery Shortage

Known as Elon Musk's former right-hand man, JB Straubel is opening up an EV battery recycling plant in the heart of the 'Battery Belt.'

Technology

Government's Move On EV Battery Safety a Much-needed Move: Log9 Materials' Pankaj Sharma

Despite having 300-plus battery manufacturers in the country, startups that look after the thermal management system of the batteries in India are non-existent

Business News

FuelCell Energy Goes Up In Smoke

FuelCell Energy (NASDAQ: FCEL) is an interesting play on green energy technologies but the Q4 results prove only one thing, the market for this technology is tenuous because the technology...

Business News

These 3 EV Charging Stocks Are Powering Up

After being stuck in neutral for much of the year, EV stocks are recharging. Some of the biggest momentum is in the EV charging plays...

Business News

This Portable Battery Can Help Ensure That Even Your MacBook is Always Charged

You never know when you might need some portable power.

Business News

Never Suffer from Low Battery Anxiety Again. Here Are 5 of the Best Phone Chargers.

Do you worry when your battery drops below 50 percent? Never fear, our charger guide is here.

Technology

How This 2011 Brand is Giving New Dimensions to The Motor Vehicles Industry

Electric three wheeler and bike maker Gayam Motor Works (GMW) has developed swappable lithium-ion batteries for rickshaws which can be replaced in less than a minute.

Business News

Charging Your Phone Overnight: Battery Myths Debunked

Is it bad -- or even dangerous -- to leave a smartphone plugged in as you sleep? The answer is complicated, as are many things regarding batteries.

Business News

Nissan Stops Making Electric Vehicle Batteries

The Japanese company is selling its battery manufacturing subsidiary even though it will grow increasingly reliant on EV batteries.

Business News

Exploding Earphones Burned a Plane Passenger's Face

Thankfully, it didn't cause a bigger fire on the plane.

Business News

Samsung Blames Bad Batteries for Galaxy Note 7 Disaster

The first battery was faulty, but so was its replacement.

Business News

Apple Says iPhone 6 Battery Fires in China Likely Caused by External Factors

'I don't dare play with the phone in bed and if it heats up I quickly throw it aside,' said a 21-year-old student in Beijing.

Business News

Samsung's Woes Highlight Explosive Limits of Lithium Batteries

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued recalls for battery packs, snow blowers, hoverboards, flashlights and power recliners in the past year, all because of fires caused by lithium-ion batteries.

Business News

Under Tesla's Wing, SolarCity's Future Remains Uncertain

With a tentative agreement to be purchased by its sister company, Tesla Motors, SolarCity is going all in on a strategy that some analysts say is ahead of its time: pairing solar systems with the automaker's energy-storage batteries.