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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Its battery must be leased on a monthly basis.

The Citroen E-Mehari costs €25,000, but the battery is another €79 per month.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Green Mountain Power Offers Deals On Home Energy Storage

A Vermont utility, Green Mountain Power, is offering Tesla Powerwalls to customers starting in January.

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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.

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Batteries Power System For 25-Mile Route

Companies collaborate on light-rail system that charges without any overhead wires.

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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.

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Now, About Depreciating The Rest Of The Car...

EV advocate says gas-powered vehicles depreciate a lot faster than plug-in vehicle batteries.

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Extensive Supercharging Falsely Thought To Be The Culprit

One 2013 Model S owner's battery has issues that dropped capacity quicker than advertised.

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Rather than its usual partnership with Panasonic, Tesla is using cells from LG Chem for the upgrades to the Roadster's battery pack.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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'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.

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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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