Stories with the tag: Batteries
The PNNL-led Battery500 consortium aims to significantly improve upon the batteries that power today’s electric vehicles by almost tripling the specific energy in lithium batteries.
Release Date: 7/27/2016
A free, web-based tool developed at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory estimates the emissions impacts associated for companies considering adopting various smart grid technologies.
Release Date: 7/15/2016
A dozen clean energy technologies that enable everything from lightweight, fuel-sipping cars to the expansion of renewable energy and cleaner fossil fuel use are getting a boost at PNNL, thanks to $4.4 million from DOE's Technology Commercialization Fund.
Release Date: 6/21/2016
Learn how PNNL researchers assemble experimental batteries at the Advanced Battery Facility.
Release Date: 5/24/2016
PNNL is hosting the Ninth Energy Storage Symposium: Beyond Lithium Ion, which will bring together about 250 of the world’s leading energy storage experts May 24-26, 2016, at PNNL's Richland, Washington campus.
Release Date: 5/16/2016
PNNL is the only DOE lab to offer a new, user-friendly commercialization option called exploratory licenses, which involve a two-page agreement and cost $1,000 to give companies six months to try out a technology before deciding whether or not to pursue a full license.
Release Date: 5/9/2016
Stripping inactive components from raw materials on a molecular scale improves hybrid battery performance.
Release Date: 4/21/2016
An unexpected discovery has led to a zinc-manganese oxide rechargeable battery that’s as inexpensive as conventional car batteries, but has a much higher energy density.
Release Date: 4/18/2016
Renewable energy can be stored for less with PNNL’s new organic aqueous flow battery, which uses inexpensive and readily available materials. The new battery is expected to cost about 60 percent less than today’s standard flow batteries.
Release Date: 12/21/2015
A new analysis of scientists whose work is cited most often by their peers includes six PNNL researchers working in the areas of climate science, energy storage, materials science, and chemistry.
Release Date: 12/18/2015