Yearly Archives: 2014

02Dec 2014

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released today its incident report on the battery fire that led to the grounding of the Boeing 787 fleet for many months. It is a thorough report, nearly 100 pages long, that examines in great detail all aspects of the lithium ion battery and its systems. The result is […]

22Nov 2014

I doubt that anyone will resist fast charging from becoming standard. Once a norm, I also doubt anyone will even refer to it as fast charging. The comparison then becomes one between “normal charging” vs. “slow charging.” This is a day we should all look forward to. It merits a post on measuring and reporting […]