The classy city EV's battery size is pretty perfect for a US household.
At EVS29, BMW announces a new home energy system that uses new or old i3 battery packs.
A battery improvement of 50 percent should help things, right?
Thanks to better battery cells, the facelifted VW e-Golf should have a real-world range of around 124 miles when it arrives this fall.
Tesla might be interested in more battery suppliers as it gets ready for production of the Model 3.
Tesla is reportedly in talks to widen its supply chain for lithium-ion batteries. Those 500,000 EVs won't build themselves in 2018.
An EV gets an upgrade. Again. Welcome to the new era.
The 2017 BMW i3 will get a new, more energy dense battery that offers 114 miles of EV range, while staying the same size as the earlier pack.
Its battery must be leased on a monthly basis.
The Citroen E-Mehari costs €25,000, but the battery is another €79 per month.
Tesla used to only tow your warrantied Model S 50 miles if something covered went wrong. Now it's 500 miles, but that's still not the industry standard.
But, Says Tesla, Let's Take Another Look
A Koch brothers-funded group says that Tesla's Powerwall battery-storage system will take decades to store enough power to pay for itself.
Volkswagen is developing an architecture for future electric vehicles that will use flat batteries. Up to now VW has shaped packs to fit inside existing cars.
Green Mountain Power Offers Deals On Home Energy Storage
A Vermont utility, Green Mountain Power, is offering Tesla Powerwalls to customers starting in January.
That Range Is Almost Double The Model S's
Tesla CEO Elon Musk says that the EV future looks bright as battery-production costs continue to fall.
Batteries Power System For 25-Mile Route
Companies collaborate on light-rail system that charges without any overhead wires.
And George Clooney Is A Shareholder of Benelos Clean Power
Belenos Clean Power is said to make lighter, cheaper batteries, which is a good thing following this diesel scandal.
Now, About Depreciating The Rest Of The Car...
EV advocate says gas-powered vehicles depreciate a lot faster than plug-in vehicle batteries.
Extensive Supercharging Falsely Thought To Be The Culprit
One 2013 Model S owner's battery has issues that dropped capacity quicker than advertised.
Rather than its usual partnership with Panasonic, Tesla is using cells from LG Chem for the upgrades to the Roadster's battery pack.
Vacuum-Cleaner Maker Broadens Technology Investment, May Reach Plug-In Vehicles
Solid-state lithium-ion technology from University of Michigan spin-off is the draw.
EV Battery Costs May Approach Tesla's Levels By 2020
GM says li-ion battery-pack costs could fall to $100/kWh by the end of the decade.
Automakers Recently Teamed Up On Nokia Here Purchase
Daimler CEO says another partnership with his German competitors is possible, this time on electric vehicle batteries.
Power Jumps To 170 kW From 150 kW, Season Starts In Beijing
Formula E electric race cars' batteries will get a boost for second season.
'Smaller And Lower Cost Sedan' Still Two Years Away
Tesla CEO Elon Musk says that in order to make the lower-cost Model 3 electric sedan it needs a "fully operational" Gigafactory.
Panasonic currently holds the highest market share in the EV battery industry, but LG Chem is rapidly making deals with automakers that could soon give it that crown.
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