January 17th, 2018 | by Faye Oney
Tesla recently wowed the world with another innovation introduced at the end of 2017—the Tesla Semi. Engineer Brian McManus wanted to know how much energy a battery will need to power the Tesla Semi, and how much the battery would weigh. Watch the video to see his conclusions.
December 6th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
You know Tesla the car. But do you know Tesla the inventor? Nikola Tesla was a brilliant inventor who developed dozens of ideas and innovations, many of which are used today. Watch the video to learn about some of his little-known inventions, some of which never saw the light of day.
October 6th, 2017 | by April Gocha
Allied Mineral Products acquires Riverside Refractories, Coldwater acquires CoorsTek’s ceramic drainage elements business, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for October 6, 2017.
July 14th, 2017 | by April Gocha
Zeiss enters the semiconductor process control market, Neotech AMT improving 3-D-printed electronics with new ceramic AM projects, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for July 14, 2017.
June 16th, 2017 | by Faye Oney
Electric cars may soon see another resurgence, as a research team from Purdue University recently developed a flow battery that recharges instantly—by replacing spent battery fluids with electrolytes.
January 13th, 2017 | by April Gocha
Smart windshields seen as the new ad billboards inside a car, Tesla starts battery cell production at gigafactory, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for January 13, 2017.
December 30th, 2016 | by April Gocha
Corning makes equity investment in Menlo Micro, Imerys contemplates acquisition of Kerneos, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for December 30, 2016.
December 9th, 2016 | by April Gocha
Saint-Gobain buys Pietta Glass plant in Romania, Toyota says new technology means longer battery life, Tesla officially acquires SolarCity, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for December 9, 2016.
November 18th, 2016 | by April Gocha
Heraeus additively manufactures amorphous metals, Şişecam becomes Europe's largest flat-glass manufacturer, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for November 18, 2016.
November 4th, 2016 | by April Gocha
Although most famous for making electric cars, last week Tesla unveiled its concept for solar glass roofing tiles that will expand the company’s vision for a future powered by integrated sustainable energy.