Electric Car Batteries of the Future (Full)

SUBSCRIBE! Learn about EV technology: http://www.electric-vehiclenews.com/ Don Siegel, assistant professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan College of Engineering, discusses advancements in Electric Car batteries,

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For Automakers, Better Batteries Crucial to Success of New Electric Cars
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