Archives for May 28, 2014

The Organic Battery From Japan That Could Spawn The Next Tesla – Todd Woody – The Atlantic

The secret ingredient in the Japanese startup’s battery breakthrough? Cotton. Organic cotton, to be precise. Dou Kani, the chief executive of Power Japan Plus, pushes what looks to be a standard lithium-ion battery across a conference table, the type of battery that powers everything from $30 flashlights to $90,000 electric cars. Except the silver cylinder […]