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Build a better battery and the world...

Posted by Martin Finucane March 13, 2007 03:00 PM


VROOOOM! Or, rather, much more softly: brmmm.

A123Systems, a start-up in Watertown, says it has created a powerful, safe, long-lived battery. If the cell fulfills the ambitions of its maker, that softer sound will be the future of automobiles.

-- The New York Times

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