This new discovery will prolong the life of electric vehicle batteries

Economical efficiency is widely regarded as the most significant factors for enabling a more widespread adoption of electric cars. High battery costs are one of the key reasons why electric cars are so expensive, prompting automakers to try and develop cheaper, durable batteries, and invest in the EV charging infrastructure. These are some of the goals of the RheinMobil project, which has been created as a joint effort between Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research (ISI), French tire manufacturer Michelin, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Siemens, and e-Motion Line, a German company that provides mobility services.

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