Batteries Are the Environmental Achilles Heel of Electric Vehicles

Electric vehicles at a charging station.

Batteries are the most expensive component of an electric vehicle. If the battery pack is damaged, defective, or simply old, this can lead to the vehicle being written off prematurely. Tesla is even producing 'structural' battery packs described as having 'zero repairability.' (Image: Joenomias via Pixabay)

Your Electric Car Can Now Be Charged in 5 Minutes

Tesla car showroom.

New 5 minute recharge batteries for electric car owners are on the way, eliminating the long recharge time and range anxiety. (Image: via Flickr)

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