Stories with the tag: EVs
Using a powerful microscope to watch multiple cycles of charging and discharging under real battery conditions, researchers have gained insight into the chemistry that clogs rechargeable lithium batteries.
Release Date: 4/9/2015
A licensing agreement may help speed up adoption of plug-in electric vehicles.
Release Date: 3/6/2013
PNNL will present some of its ARPA-E projects related to solar power, electric and natural gas vehicles, magnets, and heating and cooling at the 2013 Energy Innovation Summit, Feb. 25-27.
Release Date: 2/22/2013
Vorbeck Materials has licensed an enhanced battery technology that was developed at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and could reduce the time it takes to charge cell phones and other battery-powered devices.
Release Date: 1/30/2013
Scientists from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will discuss their projects, progress and energy grid expertise — all aimed at dramatically improving how the U.S. produces and uses energy — at the 2012 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit. PNNL’s ARPA-E projects include research in thermal heat storage, air conditioning and heat for electric vehicles and buildings, cheap replacements for rare-earth magnets, and better rechargeable batteries.
Release Date: 2/22/2012
As part of the White House's Startup America initiative, PNNL has signed option agreements with three companies that will lead to new energy efficiency and building protection products.
Release Date: 11/21/2011
PNNL researchers will receive $3.8 million funding for projects aimed at dramatically improving how the U.S. produces and uses energy.
Release Date: 9/30/2011
In a new report PNNL researchers show how electric vehicles could help operators add more windpower into the Pacific Northwest’s energy grid.
Release Date: 9/12/2011
Researchers from around the world will converge on Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s campus in Richland, Wash., June 7 – 9, for the 4th Symposium on Energy Storage: Beyond Lithium Ion, to discuss the newest battery technology and breakthroughs that could make electric vehicles more affordable and reliable.
Release Date: 6/2/2011
PNNL's Smart Charger Controller simplifies electric vehicle recharging, protects the grid and saves consumers money; device automatically activates the vehicle's battery to recharge at times of least stress on the grid.
Release Date: 5/12/2009