Electric Vehicle Batteries

A battery pack for the Chevy Volt awaits installation into the vehicle on the assembly line after General Motors celebrated the official launch of the Chevrolet Volt hybrid electric vehicle at GM's Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly November 30, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. The Volt is an extended-range electric vehicle. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

MSU Works On Eliminating EV ‘Range Anxiety’ Through Better Batteries

Electric vehicle “range anxiety” — the fear that EVs don’t go far enough between lengthy charges — could someday be eased thanks to a team of Michigan State University researchers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2013

A Dow Kokam battery pack

Dow Kokam Powers Medium-Duty Commercial Hybrids, Electrics

Dow Kokam, a large-format battery system producer, announced Monday in advance of the Work Truck Show that it has signed two new agreements to provide advanced lithium-ion battery systems to power medium-duty plug-in hybrid electric […]