Tag: Silicon Valley

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Lithos Opens Battery System Manufacturing Facility In California

November 7, 2023

Via: Business Facilities Magazine

Lithos Energy Inc. has opened a state-of-the-art manufacturing and pilot line facility in California’s Silicon Valley for its latest generation of battery systems. Lithos manufactures high-performance lithium-ion battery systems for demanding environments. The 65,000-square-foot engineering facility located in Hayward, CA […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Silicon Valley Answer to the EV Question Calls for Less Silicon

September 29, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

As automakers scramble to make electric vehicles with longer ranges and speedier charging times, the chip industry has a message for them: You’re doing it wrong. Semiconductor companies are urging EV makers to ditch traditional silicon chips and embrace materials […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Tech Industry Seeks Bigger Role in Defense. Not Everyone Is on Board.

September 7, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Tech-industry leaders are pushing the Pentagon to adopt commercially developed technologies on a grand scale to counter the rise of China, an initiative that could transform the military and the multibillion-dollar defense-contracting business. The Pentagon has long led the way […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Automakers strike back at Silicon Valley disruptors

January 7, 2016

Via: Automotive News

Big automakers have spent several years watching their stock prices drift while the valuations of upstarts such as Uber and Tesla soared. This week the automotive empire struck back at the would-be disruptors of its century-old business model. On Monday, […]