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A couple of news stories that indicate that solid state batteries are close to being a reality in EVs 

The expectations are shorter recharge times and longer distance travel time 

 

Samsung 

https://www.whichcar.com.au/car-news/samsung-solid-state-battery-breakthrough

 

Toyota 

https://thedriven.io/2020/12/14/toyota-plans-revolutionary-solid-state-battery-for-2021/
 

Other news 

https://www.wired.co.uk/article/what-is-solid-state-battery-toyota-dyson

https://insideevs.com/news/465188/nio-150-kwh-solid-state-batteries-2022/

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