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2010-06-09 06:30:00

NEW CASTLE, Pa., June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Axion Power International Inc (OTC Bulletin Board: AXPW), the developer of advanced PbC® batteries, announced today that it will launch a development program with Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC), one of the nation's largest railways, to develop a battery management system that would allow rail locomotives to operate on battery power and recharge their batteries through regenerative braking.

2010-04-16 07:28:48

Rechargeable batteries may soon provide greater energy efficiency not only for road traffic, but also for rail transport.

2009-05-12 15:40:00

General Electric Co plans to seek federal stimulus money to fund construction of a $100 million factory that would build batteries for heavy equipment.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.