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BMW i now also powers electric mobility on the water

BMW i | July 5th, 2017 by Horatiu Boeriu

The BMW Group is supplying lithium-ion batteries from its Dingolfing plant to German company Torqeedo. The marine drive system manufacturer is using them for energy …

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BMW i3 Long Term Battery Capacity Report: Better Than Expected

BMW i | April 24th, 2017 by Tom Moloughney

When it comes to electric cars, it’s all about the battery. Well, it’s not quite that simple, but given how important the battery is to …

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Vattenfall to use batteries produced by BMW for energy storage systems

BMW i | April 3rd, 2017 by Horatiu Boeriu

Vattenfall and the BMW Group have signed a contract for the delivery of up to 1,000 lithium-ion batteries this year. The batteries with a capacity …

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BMW expects a breakthrough in battery technology in 2026

BMW i | February 14th, 2017 by Horatiu Boeriu

If there is one impediment in the fast adoption of electric vehicles is the battery technology which still delivers a fairly limited driving range in …

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BMW i3 battery retrofit not available for the U.S. market

BMW i | May 2nd, 2016 by Horatiu Boeriu

BMW announced yesterday an important upgrade to the i3 family of electric cars. For 2017 models, the BMW i3 will now feature a higher-density 94 …

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BMW i: Stationary energy storage for households coming in 2016?

BMW i | January 22nd, 2016 by Horatiu Boeriu

BMW wants to develop lithium-ion batteries as a new business in the field of private energy storage. WirtschaftsWoche reports that Munich is planning to offer …

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The 2017 BMW i3: 94 Ah Cells and a 125 Mile EPA Range Rating?

BMW i | November 27th, 2015 by Tom Moloughney

About a month ago BMW CEO Harold Krueger surprised the EV world by casually mentioning in an interview with Die Zeit that in 2016 the …

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Rumor: BMW i3 with new higher energy density battery to arrive July 2016

BMW i, Rumors | November 25th, 2015 by Horatiu Boeriu

In July 2016, BMW will refresh its i3 electric car with a higher energy density battery. The current model consists of 8 x 2.7 kWh …

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New battery will increase BMW i3’s range

BMW i, Rumors | November 23rd, 2015 by Horatiu Boeriu

Earlier this month, BMW CEO Harald Krueger confirmed that the Bavarians are working on an updated battery pack for the BMW i3 electric vehicle. Krueger …

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BMW confirms commitment to using Samsung battery technology

BMW i | November 23rd, 2015 by Horatiu Boeriu

Last week, former BMW R&D chief, now Volkswagen brand CEO Herbert Diess, said that a battery-production facility was necessary in Germany and that the Germans …

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