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  • Tesla Roadster battery pack
    Self detecting of overheating in lithium-ion batteries in EVs
    Despite reduction efforts, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions have accelerated. Since 2000, we experienced an increase of 2.2% in carbon emissions, per year. According to the EPA (the Federal Environmental Protection Agency), in a twenty year span,...
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    New battery built from alfalfa seeds and pine resin
    Science Daily reported today that a team of researchers from Uppsala University have discovered a method to produce lithium batteries using alfalfa seeds and pine resin. These batteries could be easily recycled, providing an eco-friendly...
  • LifeCharge 16800
    Recharge everything – over and over and over and…
    When you are off the grid, the first thing to go is your phone, followed by your lights. Now, you can repower them all with this 16,800 mAh LifeCharge battery pack from Ontrion (#ONT-PWR-35607). Just about shirt pocket size, this light-weight...
  • Six Features of Rechargeable Batteries One Needs to Focus On
    Six Features of Rechargeable Batteries One Needs to Focus On
    Batteries are an important aspect of modern life. Plenty of modern day gadgets simply cannot function without a battery. Hence, if there is a gadget at home, one will need a battery. People keen on buying batteries will run into plenty of options...
  • Local Battery Manufacturer Shows How Flooded Lead Acid Batteries Are Made
    Local Battery Manufacturer Shows How Flooded Lead Acid Batteries Are Made
    Truck guys typically have more than one vehicle. This includes a golf cart, RV, and boat that typically use a flooded lead acid battery. Recently one local battery manufacturer, U.S. Battery Manufacturing in Corona, California, shows the complete...
  • The favor of your reply is requested
    3 innocuous things that control our lives
    As a board member for the Georgia Alliance for Health Literacy (GAHL), using the word “innocuous” would be frowned upon. According to dictionary.com better selections might be unobjectionable, innocent, or safe. However, &ldquo...
  • Interstate Batteries Gives back
    Interstate Batteries gives back: Guatemala 2013
    Interstate Batteriesdynamic ability to conduct business is remarkable.Not only is the multi-million dollar company turning a profit during difficult economic times but its employees take the time to help people around the globe.Founder John Searcy...
  • SolarCity using Tessla batteries and software to allow businesses to manage energy
    SolarCity using Tesla batteries, software to allow businesses to manage energy
    One of the biggest challenges to solar energy is what happens at night or on cloudy days when the sun is not shinning? The solution was to use an energy storage system, but until recently, that technology was not perfected. Now, there is a...
  • Duracell introuces Duracell Power A Smile Program
    Duracell introuces Duracell Power A Smile Program
    This holiday season, through the Duracell Power A Smile program, Duracell is helping to ensure that all children have the opportunity to experience holiday cheer. We’ve all been there when your kid gets a present that he can’t wait to...
  • Autopia: Battery changes in Minneapolis
    Thinking of where to get battery changes in Minneapolis? Autopia 612.377.2886
    Are you thinking of where to get battery changes in Minneapolis? Are you wondering if you need a new battery? Don’t be caught dead on the road call Autopia. Autopia, is a professional auto maintenance and repair company--located at 2311...
  • Batteries Plus Bulbs booth
    Franchise venture: Batteries Plus Bulbs
    During last week’s Franchise Expo, at the Jacob Javits Center, Batteries Plus Bulbs offers prospective investors an opportunity into the battery replacement market. Batteries Plus Bulbs is the largest, fast-growing franchise offering more...
  • Wood battery
    Researchers develop wooden battery
    On June 19, the American Chemical Society announced that researchers had developed a battery made of wood and tin. Their work appears in the scientific journal Nano Letters.The device constructed by the researchers is three orders of magnitude...
  • Prepare for severe storms
    Prepare for severe storms
    Being prepared for severe weather requires spending $10 a week on emergency supplies. Before items expire use them and replace with new ones. Don’t waste money storing then not using valuable items before they are out-of-date. Educate your...
  • Old batteries
    Flexible batteries in development
    CES 2013 was full of promising things, one of them being flexible smartphone screens via Samsung. Now researchers have created a flexible battery, although it is unknown if the two creations are currently being used injunction with one another....
  • Neglect at Lake Lanier
    Winter is Bad for Boat Batteries by Bill Vanderford (www.georgiafishing.com)
    The changeable weather lately has pointed to the fact that winter is on the way. This seasonal change triggers some of the best fishing of the year, but if one plans to enjoy it from the comfort of a boat, the cranking and deep cycle batteries...