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As Congress prepares to vote on a comprehensive spending bill, U.S. energy projects such as ARPA-E hang in the balance.
Founder of A123 Systems starts a new company to commercialize the technology.
If federally funded factories don’t get enough demand, even more government spending could result.
Battery breakthroughs could lower costs and improve performance for electric vehicles and renewable energy storage–but commercializing these new technologies will be challenging.
The company will share parts and production lines between hybrids and conventional vehicles.
The CEO of Eni would like to see new, cheaper solar technologies.
New ultracapacitor material could be fabricated directly on chips and solar cells.