Tesla Model S is North America’s safest vehicle with 5-star NHTSA rating
Electric vehicle sweeps all safety subcategories and registers top marks overall.
GM gives Volt a 13% price-drop jolt to compete with Nissan Leaf
Leaf sales more than tripled after some features cut and price was lowered to $29,650
JAL to resume 787 flights once battery repairs are made
System being installed to reduce fire risk from lithium ion batteries.
$500,000 to speed solar energy inverter production
Sustainable Energy powering up for German solar market.
Boeing conducts 2nd 787 test flight as battery probe continues
Test flight proves uneventful; plane maker has no more test flights scheduled.
US safety regulator wants Dreamliner battery history
Japanese airlines had to replace lithium-ions before recent overheating problems.
Three automakers cooperate on hydrogen fuel cell
Collaboration across three continents will help define global specifications and component standards.
Boeing 787 battery probe shifts to monitoring system
No evidence GS Yuasa battery is the problem’s source.
Japan probe finds lithium ion battery in 787 not overcharged
Contradicts an earlier assertion by the agency as it investigates with the US Federal Aviation Administration.
Investigators check out maker of grounded 787 Boeing lithium ion batteries
Focus is on Japanese manufacturer and wiring or other charging problems.
Nissan revamps Leaf electric car
More cruise range, cheaper model, other perks.
Electrovaya launches high-density, next gen lithium ion cell
Exceeds 200Wh/kg, 600% higher than lead acid batteries.
Electrovaya acquires majority in EU lithium ion battery maker
Norwegian MBG has invested $30 million in EV and other apps.
Honda to recycle rare earths from hybrid batteries
Japanese automaker says green initiative a first for the industry
Electrovaya adds a 25 kWh battery system to line-up
Electrovaya Inc. is leveraging its utility and automotive batteries for a new line of mid-size energy storage products.