California Had The Highest Number Of Plug-In Electric Vehicle Registrations Per 1,000 People In 2018

California had 11.96 plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) registrations per 1,000 people in 2018, followed by Hawaii, Washington, and Oregon, which each had more than five PEV registrations per 1,000 people. Sixteen states had PEV registrations greater […]

Albemarle Announces Expansion of Nevada Site to Increase Domestic Production of Lithium

 Production of lithium carbonate at Silver Peak site to be doubled– Exploration of clay resources and evaluation of clay extraction technology in Nevada– Novel brine-to-lithium hydroxide production research via U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) grant CHARLOTTE, […]

Department of Energy Issues Request for Information to Strengthen Battery Critical Materials Supply Chains

Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a request for information (RFI) on challenges and opportunities in the upstream and midstream critical-materials battery supply chains. Critical materials are used in many products important to the […]

New Battery Electrolyte Developed at Stanford May Boost the Performance of Electric Vehicles

Originally Published on Stanford | News Science By Mark Shwartz Stanford researchers have designed a new electrolyte for lithium metal batteries that could increase the driving range of electric cars. Watch the video below. A new […]