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Tesla recharges the battery-car market – The Economist (blog)


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Tesla recharges the batterycar market
The Economist (blog)
Tesla was generally considered the winner in a dispute over a critical review by the newspaper of the Model S, with the Times acknowledging that its reporter did not use especially “good judgment” in a test drive that depleted the car's battery. On May
Tesla Is a Little Bit Apple, a Little Bit Google, and About to Be HugeSlate Magazine
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Tesla Motors: Lots of buzz. Is it warranted?Christian Science Monitor
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An Electric Car Battery That Supports An Almost 250 Mile Range? – EarthTechling

An Electric Car Battery That Supports An Almost 250 Mile Range?
EarthTechling
A new development in extending the range of electric cars on a single charge of a battery could soon mean range anxiety is more of a thing of the past. This interesting research breakthrough comes from Australia's University of Wollongong (UOW).

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Report: Man, Woman Stole $600 in Car Batteries from Lexington Walmart – Patch.com

Report: Man, Woman Stole $600 in Car Batteries from Lexington Walmart
Patch.com
Lexington Police are looking for a man and woman they say stole nearly $600 in car batteries last week from the Walmart on Sunset Boulevard. A loss prevention officer told police he saw a woman pushing a shopping cart with six car batteries out of the

10 Pocket Friendly Smartphone Batteries and Charging Devices (list) – Gadget Review

10 Pocket Friendly Smartphone Batteries and Charging Devices (list)
Gadget Review
Keeping your iPhone charged and juiced up while on the go is essential because no one wants to be left with a dying battery. Here are some great pocket friendly iPhone battery packs and devices that are great for when you're traveling since they are

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LG Chem To Start EV Car Battery Plant In US – CleanTechnica

LG Chem To Start EV Car Battery Plant In US
CleanTechnica
lg chem South Korea's LG Chem, the world's third-largest maker of lithium-ion batteries, is planning to start production at its Michigan battery cell manufacturing plant later this year. LG Chem had actually planned to start production earlier this

Chargers & Starters

Battery Chargers

April 13, 2010

Battery Chargers

Battery chargers are usually rated and priced by their power output, either in amps or sometimes this is mixed with typical size of engine they are suitable for. Features to look out for  include LED battery condition display, charging status display,  polarity  protection and thermal overload protection. Insulated copper leads and quality battery clamps. Many […]

Battery Power Packs

April 13, 2010

Battery Power Packs

Battery Power Packs, come in either 12 or 24 volt capacities, small and lightweight these are a handy addition to any home or mobile mechanic, these are probably the most used tool in the breakdown recovery organisations rescue vans.  Specifications to look out for include a voltmeter with battery charge and reverse polarity indicators. Heavy […]

Starter Chargers

April 13, 2010

Starter Chargers

Starter chargers, trade or diy use, always on hand to get you going. larger battery starter chargers come with trolley wheels for easy movement around the workshop or yard. look for  starter chargers that have thermal overload protection, an easy-to-read ammeter, polarity inversion and transport handles See more battery starter chargers