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05 Sep 2017
Battery Elimination in Electronics and Electrical Engineering
Let us be more ambitious and look at elimination of all energy storage.
18 Jul 2017
Fast, cheap method to make supercapacitor electrodes for electric cars
Supercapacitors are an aptly named type of device that can store and deliver energy faster than conventional batteries. They are in high demand for applications including electric cars, wireless telecommunications and high-powered lasers.
10 Jul 2017
Graphene, supercaps, and forklifts: networking efforts in Europe
How to turn three niche industries into a pan-European competitive advantage
05 Jul 2017
Superstretchable, supercompressible supercapacitors
To make supercapacitors fit for future electrics demands like, for example, wearables and paper electronics researchers are searching for ways to endow them with mechanical flexibility.
20 Jun 2017
Students print their way to new and powerful supercapacitors
Student have tripled the specific capacitance of nitrogen-doped carbons: new materials with potential applications in fast energy storage.
16 Jun 2017
Chemists invent new supercapacitor materials
Scientists have invented a new type of supercapacitor material with a host of potential applications in electronics, transportation and energy storage devices.
04 May 2017
How supercapacitors will compete with batteries
The unique report Supercapacitor Materials 2017-2027 is a drill down from the IDTechEx overview, Supercapacitor Technologies and Markets 2016-2026. It is packed with detailed analysis, many new infograms, conference slides, roadmaps and a ten year forecasts 2017-2027.
10 Apr 2017
New approach may accelerate design of high-power batteries
Research promises to increase the performance of high-power electrical storage devices, such as car batteries.
16 Mar 2017
Kokam introduces XPAND
Kokam Co Ltd has introduced the XPAND battery pack, delivering electric vehicle manufacturers a safe, high performance, cost-effective battery solution for electric bus, tram, truck, ground support equipment, military, marine, special-purpose and other commercial and industrial electric vehicle applications.
16 Mar 2017
CAP-XX adds compact cylindrical supercapacitors
CAP-XX, a leading developer of supercapacitors that deliver peak power to support batteries, has launched its first compact cylindrical supercapacitors to provide high performance at low cost for less space-constrained devices.
16 Feb 2017
Skeleton Technologies investment loan agreement for 15 million Euros
The European Investment Bank has signed a EUR 15 million 'quasi equity' financing with Skeleton Technologies, Europe's leading producer of ultracapacitors and ultracapacitor based energy storage solutions built with graphene-type materials.
14 Feb 2017
Localized ultracapacitor module production for China bus market
Maxwell Technologies Inc has announced a definitive agreement with CRRC Qingdao Sifang Rolling Stock Research Institute Co Ltd to localize manufacturing of its ultracapacitor-based modules for use in the China new energy bus market.
03 Jan 2017
Method takes material out of theory and makes it into a real electrode
A little sodium goes a long way. At least that's the case in carbon-based energy technology.
08 Dec 2016
Soft contact lenses inspire alternative to battery power storage
Ground-breaking research has developed potentially transformational technology which could revolutionise the capabilities of appliances that have previously relied on battery power to work.
07 Dec 2016
Dielectric capacitor to beat batteries?
The term supercapacitor means the same as ultracapacitor. It is traditionally limited to electrostatic devices that are based on an electrochemical double layer much thinner and of wider area than the dielectric that is the basis of all other capacitors.
17 Nov 2016
Supercapacitor that can be charged by human body heat
This innovative supercapacitor allows charging to be completed using thermal energy in addition to the traditional electrical charging method for capacitors.
14 Oct 2016
New kind of supercapacitor made without carbon
Researchers have for the first time developed a supercapacitor that uses no conductive carbon at all, and that could potentially produce more power than existing versions of this technology.
29 Aug 2016
Defect-engineered graphene improves supercapacitors
Making clean energy a large-scale reality entails the integration of renewable energy generation technologies such as solar cells with energy storage devices.
26 Aug 2016
New technology may extend electric car range
Researchers have designed a thin plastic membrane that stops rechargeable batteries from discharging when not in use and allows for rapid recharging.
25 Aug 2016
Stretchy supercapacitors power wearable electronics
A future of soft robots that wash your dishes or smart T-shirts that power your cell phone may depend on the development of stretchy power sources.