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The researcher was awarded the $1 million Herzberg medal recognizing his efforts to improve lithium-ion batteries.
Samsung permanently dropped the phone in October, at an estimated cost of at least $5.3 billion.
Facility could nearly double the world’s production of lithium-ion batteries.
Scientists overcome major obstacles in creating a battery that has up to 10 times the energy density of today’s best batteries.
Electrovaya’s green tech will be field tested by Mondelez’s distribution centre forklifts to reduce emissions and improve productivity.
Flaws and debris in lithium-ion aircraft batteries were going undetected at a Japanese plant.
The plant would process cobalt for the manufacture of lithium ion batteries.
Factory would produce enough batteries to supply 500,000 vehicles by 2020.
Boeing has completed 20 separate tests of its new lithium-ion battery system.
Test flight proves uneventful; plane maker has no more test flights scheduled.
Manufacturers must build in reliable safeguards, says the top of the US’s leading aviation safety agency.
Plane-maker will not drop the lithium-ion batteries at the centre of the 787’s problems.
After Boeing 787 grounding, experts question the authority’s ability to keep up with the way planes are built today.
Dreamliner production will continue despite the FAA’s grounding of all 787’s currently in use.