batteries

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Battery-Powered Planes Could Transform Regional Travel

All-electric commercial planes are getting close to a reality, and could transport passengers on short journeys for a fraction of the cost

Design Nissan Created Wireless Streetlights Powered By Recycled Batteries And The Sun

The Reborn Streetlight aims to provide sustainable and reliable light with its solar and battery-powered design while also putting to use old EV batteries

Technology Researchers Can Now Make Batteries From Garbage

According to new findings, sodium-ion batteries can be made with otherwise discarded goods

Technology Self-Recycling Batteries Dissolve In Water When They Are Used Up

A team of Iowa State University researchers have developed a new type of energy storage device that 'washes away' once depleted

Video Drones Can Now Perch on Power Lines to Recharge

MIT researchers have created flying drones that can recharge on power lines rather than returning to base when they run out of batteries

Work Location Specific Weather Forecasts Calculated By Smartphone Batteries

App developers and weather experts have created a way to use the temperature sensors built into batteries to crowdsource weather information.

Design Miniscule 3D Printed Battery Can Power Compact Electronics

World’s first power source of its kind is as small as a grain of sand.

Emergency Flashlight Works With Any Type Of Battery

Panasonic creates a handy device that accepts AAA, AA, C or D-type.

Design $13 eReader

German company txtr has introduced the small and lightweight device that lets users download ebooks through their other mobile devices.

Technology Sugar Could One Day Power Smartphones

Japanese scientists have found that hard carbon, obtained by heating up sucrose, is an effective anode material for sodium ion batteries.

Innovation Wood-Powered Batteries Made From Paper Waste

Researchers from Poland and Sweden have developed a battery made from lignin, a waste product from the paper-making process.

Home Nissan Developing EV Batteries That Can Be Reused In The Home

Japanese automaker is teaming with Swiss company to create more efficient, multi-purpose energy storage device.

Technology Multi-Device Charger Will Give Extended Life To Your Dying Batteries

myCharge has a series of new products that will allow mobile devices to last significantly longer.