15 Sep '13, 3pm

@WideRangeMarket FLOW BATTERIES FOR ELECTRIC CARS? - Green Energy News #Redox #Battery

September 15 , 201 3 – Vol.18 No. 27 FLOW BATTERIES FOR ELECTRIC CARS? by Bruce Mulliken, Green Energy News Electric vehicles are too expensive. They don't go very far. They're are not selling as well as they should because of those problems. The culprit is mostly those lithium-based batteries car developers are in love with. Electric car developers live in a land of wishful thinking; hoping for a breakthrough that may never come. They dream of the day when lithium battery prices drop like a set of car keys. They pray for the day when those same batteries quadruple in their capacity to store energy. Since they don't how to slice costs or juice up capacity themselves, they're waiting for someone else to provide those miracle breakthroughs. There are some fundamentals about lithium that will never change. Though some say there's plenty of lithium on the planet with which to ...

Full article: http://www.green-energy-news.com/arch/nrgs2013/20130069.html

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