24 Aug 2020
Storelectric is a developer of Compressed Air Energy Storage systems (CAES), for grid scale applications.
5 Nov 2019
Draper are developing a lidar module. Draper are a non-profit R&D lab and was originally part of MIT (USA).
4 Jan 2019
Electronic pill can relay diagnostic information or release drugs
Researchers have designed an ingestible capsule that can be controlled using Bluetooth wireless technology. The capsule, which can be customized to deliver drugs, sense environmental conditions, or both, can reside in the stomach for at least a month, transmitting information and responding to instructions from a user's smartphone.
14 Nov 2018
Alliance Ventures invests in Enevate
Alliance Ventures, the strategic venture capital arm of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, has announced that it has invested in the latest round of funding in Enevate Corporation, an advanced lithium-ion battery technology company based in Irvine, California.
24 Oct 2018
Enevate Secures Funding from LG Chem
Enevate Corporation announced that LG Chem has participated in Enevate's recent funding. This investment is a nod to the viability of Enevate's technology which could enable Electric Vehicles to charge in the same time as gas cars without compromise.
17 Aug 2018
BrightVolt, previously know as Solicore, is a single-use solid-state thin film lithium polymer battery company located in Lakeland, Florida. Their main product is Flexion and the main target markets are smart cards and medical devices.
28 Jan 2018
Enevate is a US start-up that is about to launch its fast-charging, high energy, silicon-based batteries. The company claims a 750 Wh/L energy density and up to 50% longer runtime than its competitors.
5 Sep 2017
Multi-material printed systems poised to shape consumer products
Product developers can print integrated electronics onto plastic, ceramic and metallic structures at extremely fine resolutions.
1 Feb 2017
Equipping insects for special service
The smallest aerial drones mimic insects in many ways, but none can match the efficiency and maneuverability of the dragonfly. Now, engineers are creating a new kind of hybrid drone by combining miniaturized navigation, synthetic biology and neurotechnology to guide dragonfly insects.
29 Jul 2016
Vibrating footwear could help astronauts
Video of astronauts tripping over moon rocks can make for entertaining Internet viewing, but falls in space can jeopardize astronauts' missions and even their lives.
6 Jul 2016
Tough new hydrogel hybrid doesn't dry out
Engineers have found a way to prevent hydrogels from dehydrating, with a technique that could lead to longer-lasting contact lenses, stretchy microfluidic devices, flexible bioelectronics, and even artificial skin.
30 Nov 2015
Smart chip tells you how healthy your battery is
Researchers have developed a smart chip which can tell you how healthy is your battery and if it is safe for use.
20 Oct 2014
Ultra-fast charging batteries that last 20 years
Scientists have developed ultra-fast charging batteries that can be recharged up to 70 per cent in only two minutes.