Lithium battery costs must come down to make EV competitive
Published: Friday, 10 February 2012
Carmakers hedge bets by researching cheaper alternatives to Li-ion batteries
By James Fuller
must find a way to reduce the price of lithium-based batteries
if the technology is to be used in a mass market for electric
vehicles (EV), according to car manufacturers.
Lithium-based batteries, led by lithium-ion (Li-ion), have
emerged as the dominant technology used in modern EVs,...