Welcome to Charged Up, a blog exploring the advantages, disadvantages, and chemistry of avant-garde batteries.Read More Welcome to Charged Up
Elon Musk, Tesla’s CEO, has spoken with Puerto Rico’s governor about possible Tesla involvement in the rebuilding of Puerto Rico’s power grid following Hurricane Maria’s devastating effects on the island.Read More News: Could Tesla really rebuild Puerto Rico’s power grid?
Tesla has fewer than 100 days to set up a battery system powered by Neoen’s Hornsdale wind farm in South Australia.Read More News: 100 Days Have Begun for Tesla to Build World’s Largest Lithium-Ion Battery in Australia
Redox flow batteries may be the future of renewable energy. They get their name from the chemical processes that allow them to function—reduction and oxidation—and they are free of many of the flaws that hamper other batteries.Read More A look at redox flow batteries
The lithium-ion battery has become the poster-child for cleaner energy, but metal-air batteries could soon become major players as well.Read More A look at metal-air batteries