MIT researchers reveal inadequacies in current battery models.
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Everactive provides an industrial “internet of things” platform built on its battery-free sensors.
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Bricks turn out to be useful for storing electricity thanks to their porousness and red pigment.
Aug. 11, 2020 • ~5 min
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“Our mission here is to save humanity from extinction due to climate change,” says MIT professor.
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The UK plans to build huge batteries to store renewable energy – but there's a much cheaper solution
Grid-scale batteries could be at least double the cost of those in electric vehicles.
July 27, 2020 • ~6 min
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“Gold standard” material for generating oxygen from water divulges its molecular mechanisms.
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An MIT team has devised a lithium metal anode that could improve the longevity and energy density of future batteries.
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Wielding complex algorithms, nuclear science and engineering doctoral candidate Nestor Sepulveda spins out scenarios for combating climate change.
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Mining materials from the sea floor could help secure a low-carbon future, but researchers are racing to understand the environmental effects.
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Study of minerals widely used in industrial processes could lead to discovery of new materials for catalysis and filtering.
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