New Venture Tackles Clean Energy’s Biggest Problem

Serial Battery Entrepreneur’s New Venture Tackles Clean Energy’s Biggest Problem MIT’s Yet-Ming Chiang has launched a flow battery startup aimed at making renewable energy competitive with fossil fuels. MIT professor Yet-Ming Chiang has launched his latest storage bet, a flow battery startup designed to make renewable energy directly competitive with fossil fuels (see “24M’s Batteries […]

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Why We Don’t Have Battery Breakthroughs

Transportation accounts for 28 percent of U.S. greenhouse-gas emissions. A lithium-ion battery is loaded into an x-ray device used to help researchers understand how experimental batteries work. Electric cars are quick and quiet, with a range more than long enough for most commutes. If you want a car with extremely fast acceleration, the Tesla Model […]

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