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A UK start-up showcases a rapid-charging EV battery

A UK start-up showcases a rapid-charging EV battery

An electric vehicle battery by UK start-up Nyobolt charged from 10% to 80% in under five minutes during a live demonstration.

Zoe Kleinman reports for the BBC.

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US energy department selects sites for major electric transmission projects

US energy department selects sites for major electric transmission projects

The Department of Energy has identified 10 key areas for building high-capacity electric transmission lines to boost clean energy distribution across the U.S., as part of President Biden's climate strategy.

Peter Behr reports for E&E News.

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Energy storage surge reshapes US electricity landscape

Energy storage surge reshapes US electricity landscape

Giant batteries are increasingly used to deliver solar power into the evening and stabilize electricity grids across the U.S., showcasing significant technology growth.

Brad Plumer and Nadja Popovich report for The New York Times.

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As coal mines close, displaced miners find work in renewable energy boom

A battery startup in West Virginia and the mineworkers union may have a blueprint for those left behind in the energy transition.
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U.S. plan calls for EV battery plants in Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia

Joe Davidson writes in the Washington Post about an agreement for EV battery plants that would help African nations process their raw materials instead of richer nations getting the benefits.

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A new job for electric vehicles: Powering homes during blackouts

Some energy experts say battery-powered vehicles will increasingly help keep the lights on and support electric grids, rather than straining them.
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IEA celebrates energy transition minerals investment, as fears of shortage lessen

Supply of minerals critical to the energy transition could move close to levels needed to support climate pledges by 2030 after a surge in investment, the International Energy Agency said – provided all projects go as planned.

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