USA’s Battery500 Initiative Has Achieved Li-Metal Battery Energy Density Of 350 Wh/kg

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 11 Jun 2020 03:57:38 +0000

Toward the end of President Obama’s time in office, the US Department of Energy (DOE) launched a “Battery500 Consortium.” The goal is in the name: reaching 500 Wh/kg battery energy density with lithium-metal battery cells, a target which was reportedly triple the battery energy density at the time

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A Georgia Town Gets Half Of Its Electricity From President Jimmy Carter’s Solar Farm

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2020 06:19:50 +0000

Plains, Georgia, is a small town that is just south of Columbus, Macon, and Atlanta and north of Albany. It is the hometown of former United States President Jimmy Carter. On his farmland, there were once nut and soybean crops that would stretch their fingers to the ends of the horizons as if reaching for the unknown. Those have been replaced by 3,852 solar panels that provide clean energy for over half of Plains,

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