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Used electric car batteries could provide power to homes – The Engineer

Used electric car batteries could provide power to homes
The Engineer
Researchers from ORNL, run by the US Department of Energy (DOE), will work with General Motors (GM) and ABB Group over the next year to study the performance of the platform, which contains five used Chevrolet Volt batteries and provides 25 kilowatts

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This Battery Can Send A Car 1000 Miles On Just Air, Water, and A Lot Of … – Co.Exist


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This Battery Can Send A Car 1000 Miles On Just Air, Water, and A Lot Of
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Phinergy's air-aluminum car has a 1,000-mile range, substantially beating a conventional EV, and now a major European car maker has invested in it, according to the company. (Bloomberg took it for a spin recently). Metal-air batteries get energy from
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Duracell Powermat Brings iPhone 5 Wireless Charging, Backup Battery – Gotta Be Mobile


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Duracell Powermat Brings iPhone 5 Wireless Charging, Backup Battery
Gotta Be Mobile
Powermat will bring its wireless charging technology to the iPhone 5 in the next few weeks, with more options than any previous iPhone wireless chargers. As with previous versions of the Powermat for iPhone, the iPhone 5 version gives iPhone users a

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Nissan LEAF offers battery lease option – Next Green Car


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Nissan LEAF offers battery lease option
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The next generation of Nissan's all-electric LEAF has arrived – and for the first time, buyers can lease batteries for the 100% electric car and choose one of three trim levels. A new pricing structure has been introduced to reflect the three trim
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Eltek Debuts Modular Battery Charger with Built-In Redundancy for Industrial … – Business Wire (press release)

Eltek Debuts Modular Battery Charger with Built-In Redundancy for Industrial
Business Wire (press release)
The IBB-250WM delivers greater reliability than is achieved with conventional battery chargers thanks to its Flatpack2 HE rectifiers, with an MTBF exceeding 380,000 hours, and its redundant, modular shelf design. And, the IBB-250WM's hot plug-in design

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