Batterie sodium-ion: une révolution en marche

Le réseau français RS2E, qui réunit chercheurs et industriels, a dévoilé le premier prototype de batterie sodium-ion. Cette technologie inspirée des batteries lithium-ion qui équipent déjà ordinateurs portables et véhicules électriques pourrait permettre le stockage de masse des énergies renouvelables dites intermittentes. C’est une annonce qui risque de faire du bruit dans le monde trèsContinue reading “Batterie sodium-ion: une révolution en marche”

Jean-Marie Tarascon wins the Israeli PM award

The Eric and Sheila Samson Prize, totaling one million US dollars, is the world’s largest monetary prize awarded in the field of alternative fuels and is awarded yearly to scientists who have made critical advancements towards achieving this goal. The winners are selected from a long list of worthy candidates recommended for the prize byContinue reading “Jean-Marie Tarascon wins the Israeli PM award”

Jean-Marie Tarascon receives the CNRS Medal of Innovation

Today, Prof. Jean-Marie Tarascon was announced a winner of the 2017 CNRS’ Medal of Innovation. CNRS is France’s public research organization, the medal is awarded each year to 4 scientists “in recognition of outstanding research in fields related to technology, medicine or the social sciences“. Prof. Tarascon has been honoured for “his numerous breakthroughs in the synthesisContinue reading “Jean-Marie Tarascon receives the CNRS Medal of Innovation”