Advances could at last make the high-energy batteries practical.
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A spinoff from the Rocky Mountain Institute has developed a 100-miles-per-gallon plug-in hybrid.
Flexible carbon-nanotube supercapacitors could give more power to cell phones and other electronics.
In November, Fisker Automotive will begin sales of a car with 50 miles of battery-powered range.
The automaker wanted U.S.-based manufacturing and a flexible battery design.
The planned plug-in hybrid car is at the core of the automaker's attempt to reinvent itself. But will the car be a commercial success?
New materials from MIT could power laser weapons or give hybrid cars jackrabbit acceleration.
Just as the company makes engines, it will now make battery packs for electric cars.
Dense films of carbon nanotubes store large amounts of energy.
The new Mini borrows a drive system from a high-performance electric sports car.