Is there good news in 2009 or is it all gloom and doom? Associate Editor Lynnda Greene investigates.
What a difference a year makes. Only three hundred some-odd days ago, BEST was was reporting that all things alternative energy looked 'good to go' after decades of static growth. Thanks in large part to a burst of investment and advancements in electric automotive technologies, the storage industry had achieved centre stage presence at auto shows, where batteries drew the spotlight to a host of innovative EVs inching to production and show rooms. By spring, BEST was writing . . .