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Posted On Wednesday, Oct 07, 2020
Daimler is making huge strides in battery technology

Daimler is making huge strides in battery technology – with in-house battery R&D complemented by close partnerships with key strategic partners CATL, Farasis and Sila Nano.

Posted On Tuesday, Oct 06, 2020
Mercedes Carves Out Plan to Go Green

Mercedes said it is developing the next-gen eMotors in house with key strategic partners CATL, Farasis and Sila Nano.

Posted On Wednesday, Sep 02, 2020
READ: The Future of Energy Storage

In the next 5 to 10 years, we’ll see a $50 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) lithium ion (Li-ion) battery cell that’s capable of fast charging, 10,000+ cycles, 1 million+ miles, a 30 year calendar life, and produced with abundant raw materials found all around the world and recycled.

Posted On Friday, Feb 07, 2020
Tesla: the iPhone of electric vehicles or just another car company? – Financial Times

Gene Berdichevsky, who in 2004 became the seventh employee hired by Tesla, says big carmakers have underestimated how many different innovations have gone into the company’s technology. He puts the performance advantage of Tesla’s Model 3 over Jaguar’s electric I-Pace at about 30 per cent.

Posted On Wednesday, Feb 05, 2020
Welcome to the Era of Supercharged Lithium-Silicon Batteries – Wired

Batteries with silicon anodes promise to make devices last more than 20 percent longer on a single charge.

Posted On Saturday, Jan 25, 2020
Sila Nano set to transform the battery market – CNN

Julia Chatterley speaks with CEO Gene Berdichevsky live on CNN outlining how Sila Nanotechnologies Inc. version will provide a 20-40% improvement versus current batteries & will soon be used in smartphones, laptops and electric vehicles in the next decade.