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Tesla opening access to its electric car patents

...Prashand Kumta, a professor at the University of Pittsburgh's school of engineering, said Tesla's lithium-ion battery technology isn't unique. But how the company packages that technology and designs its cars could be useful to other companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-12/tesla-opening-access-its-e
Hydrogen cars could be headed to showroom near you

...power the next generation of cars, appealing to affluent, environmentally conscious customers because affordable battery technology has not advanced enough.Since the hydrogen isn't burned, there's no pollution. Instead, oxygen also is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-20/hydrogen-cars-could-be-hea
Batteries likely culprit in Boeing 787 fires

...probably is going to result in future modifications for anybody who wants to design an aircraft and use this type of battery technology," said Robert Fiegl, chairman of aeronautical science at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-18/batteries-likely-culprit-b
New sports car will run on electricity

...vehicles is that they tend to be limited by the battery technology." Some major automakers are also working on electric...hydride batteries used in today's hybrids. "The battery technology has improved," said Ron Freund, chairman of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/28/bus_86956.shtml
Business
Auto briefs

...electric vehicles will likely account for 10 percent of the global auto market by 2020. Key to their proliferation is battery technology, which Nissan has been working on for 20 years, he said. "We're just going to have to go zero emissions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/23/liv_552903.shtml
Life & style
GM gears up for public trading

...vehicles.For example, the Chevrolet Volt, its highly anticipated electric car due for release this year, requires battery technology "that has not yet proven to be commercially viable. There can be no assurances that these advances will occur...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-08-18/gm-gears-public-trading
Business
What Is It?

...put into production. The Volt program faced a similar predicament when it was launched over two years ago. The battery technology needed to meet the range requirements ... of the program was simply not available. General Motors was counting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2010-03-11/what-it
Autos
Techno Trooper takes over Fort Discovery

...train soldiers. The power exhibit is all about battery technology. Besides the human-battery piece, the display...how common batteries work, and it focuses on some battery technology the military is developing. In the psychological...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/09/app_305986.shtml
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New batteries could power special effects on packaging

...Tom Chesworth, president of Seven Mountains Scientific Inc., the Boalsburg, Pa.-based publisher of Advanced Battery Technology magazine. Chesworth says the new battery is the first flexible power source he's seen, but that it's not clear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/12/tec_306447.shtml
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Shedding light on blackouts, brownouts, spikes and surges

...outlet's electrical power, plus surge suppression. As prices fall, UPS models will take advantage of newer battery technologies, such as lithium-ion. Today's UPS units can detect many different electrical anomalies that might occur and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/01/tec_206196.shtml
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