High Battery Cost Curbs Electric Cars-Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

High Battery Cost Curbs Electric Cars

"The push to get electric cars on the road is backed by governments and auto makers around the world, but they face a big hurdle: the stubbornly high cost of the giant battery packs, which can account for more than half the cost of an electric vehicle." Wall Street Journal, October 17, 2010. Professor Jay Whitacre interviewed. Read the article