Batteries Archives - Counterman Magazine
Can You Jumpstart an EV?

How can an EV battery go dead? It’s likely the 12V battery powering everything else that’s the culprit.

Clarios Formalizes Joint Development Agreement with Altris

Partnership will develop sodium ion cells for low-voltage battery technology systems, software and integration.

Toyota Explores Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling

The joint research project with Argonne National Labs seeks to utilize a new process for recovering critical battery materials.

Research Finds Caffeine Boosts Platinum Electrode Performance

Researchers say it may reduce platinum requirements, making fuel cells more affordable and efficient.

Assault on Batteries

Even EV batteries aren’t immune to the effects of extreme winter weather.

EV Batteries
Advance Giving Away Free Batteries to Randomly Selected Customers on National Battery Day

National Battery Day is Sunday, Feb. 18.

Advance Auto Parts Battery Day
Basic Types of Automotive Batteries

The first commercially acceptable battery was developed in 1859.

Automotive Batteries
Selling for Snow Season

Some categories that might be slow and steady for most of the year tend to get hot when the weather turns cold.

Snow Season
Keeping Automotive Batteries in Tip-Top Condition

The battery is the key component of the starting and electrical system of a vehicle.

EnerSys to Spotlight ODYSSEY Batteries at 2023 TMC Show

The conference takes place Feb. 27 through March 2 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orange County, Florida.  

Seasonal Sales Opportunities

With each new season, we’re presented with different challenges and different sales opportunities.

What Drains Modern Car Batteries?

Today’s vehicles are loaded with electronics that add high demands on the battery and charging system.