Researchers at the private Texas-based Rice University claim they have found a method to recover strategic metals like cobalt from the large number of used lithium-ion batteries from electric vehicles, mobile phones and other electronic devices.

More than half of the cars sold in Norway in March this year were electric vehicles, according to the Norwegian Electric Vehicle Association which monitors sales.

Ageing Australian baby boomers and seniors are embracing digital technology such as wearables, mobile apps and online health management tools, according to a newly released research report.

The University of Sydney’s School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering says it is one step closer to developing a more efficient and cost-effective acess to space platform for satellite launches.

Australia could double its electricity storage capacity through a series of pumped storage hydropower projects that are planned across five states, a researcher at The Australian National University claims.

Global sales of electric vehicles are expected to reach about two million in 2019. up from 1.2 million units in 2017, the global industry analysis firm Counterpoint Research says, adding that by 2025, this number is forecast to grow to 10 million.

Solar and wind farms in Australia are set to test providing their own short-term generation forecasts, under a funding initiative by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency in partnership with the Australian Energy Market Operator.

Australian researchers for global tech company IBM have applied machine learning to identify proteins in blood that can predict Alzheimer’s disease risk.

A tool that analyses climate data, developed by a team from the Australian National University School of Art and Design along with their colleagues from the ANU Climate Change Institute has shown that by 2050 winter, as we now know it, will no longer exist.

Listed Internet of Things solutions provider Quantify Technology (ASX:QFY) has entered a heads of agreement to partner with Western Australia’s Curtin University of Technology to install Quantify products in a living lab in Fremantle.

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