A123 Systems uses nanoscale technology to create highly efficient and green lithium-ion batteries that have very long lifespans. (www.a123systems.com)
The MIT Energy Conference, held March 9-10 in Cambridge, Mass., provides a first look at technologies aimed at cutting energy costs and providing greener alternatives to current power technologies.
Jim Rapoza, Chief Technology Analyst, eWEEK.For nearly fifteen years, Jim Rapoza has evaluated products and technologies in almost every technology category for eWEEK. Mr RapozaÃÃÃs current technology focus is on all categories of emerging information technology though he continues to focus on core technology areas that include: content management systems, portal applications, Web publishing tools and security. Mr. Rapoza has coordinated several evaluations at enterprise organizations, including USA Today and The Prudential, to measure the capability of products and services under real-world conditions and against real-world criteria. Jim Rapoza's award-winning weekly column, Tech Directions, delves into all areas of technologies and the challenges of managing and deploying technology today.