Novel lithium-metal batteries will drive the switch to electric cars: A new type of battery could finally make electric cars as convenient and cheap as gas ones.

Read the Story

Show Top Comments

Inflating gas prices may do the same, on existing battery technology. It’s getting rough out there.

robotzor

There is a paywall. Could someone post the article text here?

matteothehun

People are already making the switch to EV’s though, and EV’s will easily have reached mass market pricing appeal by the time QS manages to make a viable commercial grade product, if they actually manage to do that.

tanrgith

Nice to see all the competition and varying approaches to battery technology advancement. Better days ahead.

ten-million

Is this about quantum scape? Can’t read because of subscription requirement. My prediction is that there will be BEVs on the market that are cheaper than equivalent gas powered cars before quantum scape’s tech gets into a vehicle that’s cheaper than a gas powered car.

tms102