by , 14th Apr 20 1:12 pm

A solid-state battery uses solid electrodes and a solid electrolyte, instead of the liquid or polymer gel electrolytes found in lithium-ion or lithium polymer batteries. A solid state battery is often composed of varying materials the main one being ceramics (e.g. oxides, sulfides, phosphates), and/or solid polymers. Solid-state batteries have found use in pacemakers, RFID and wearable devices. They are potentially safer, with higher energy densities, […]

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by , 18th Mar 20 11:30 am

Although electric vehicles have existed for over a century, popularity has certainly spiked more recently. 2019’s Frankfurt Motor Show showcased a range of plug-in automobiles and prototypes, introducing Volkswagen’s latest electric addition — the ID 3, which can drive over 300 miles on a 15-minute charge, and Seat’s Cupra Tavascan. Here, we’ll take a look […]

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by , 2nd Nov 19 5:32 pm

While diesel engines are usually associated with large construction vehicles and heavy-duty machinery, diesel engines are also taking over the automobile industry. However, many drivers are somewhat uncertain about the diesel industry and what these vehicles have to offer above the average petrol engine. Thanks to the continuous development of these diesel vehicles, drivers are […]

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by , 24th Oct 19 12:08 pm

Electric cars are becoming increasingly popular. 2018 saw registrations reach an all-time high, with 59,945 EVs registered that year. In December, electric cars gained a 3.8% split of the market share in the UK – a huge increase from 2016, when the market share was just 1.7%. With news of the government’s plans to ban […]

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by , 7th Jun 19 11:21 am

For the EU silence is not an option. It is the law. The EU thinks electric cars and hybrids emit too little noise. Indeed electric cars are silent by definition. Hybrids are also silent at low speed, the combined problem becomes a potential danger to pedestrians and the visually impaired. From July 1, 2019, a […]

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