A $70 million solar power plant will be built in Astana for the upcoming EXPO-2017.
Kazakhstani scientists have developed a battery with a capacity times higher than in those currently available.
The School of Engineering at Nazarbayev University is developing powerful batteries for renewable energy.
Japan's Panasonic and California-based electric-vehicle venture Tesla Motors are in talks to build a $1 billion automotive battery plant in the United States.
US safety officials investigating burned batteries on two Boeing 787s said Tuesday they are not certain what caused the incidents, even as aviation regulators approve Boeing's fix for the problem.
The grounded Dreamliner is "absolutely" safe and will be back in the air within weeks, planemaker Boeing said in Japan on Friday, as it sought to reassure airlines and passengers about its aircraft.
Toyota has expressed interest in setting up production of spare parts for cars, in particular production of batteries.
Details emerged Friday of the battery fix proposed by Boeing to get its stricken Dreamliners back in the air, as Japan's All Nippon Airways vowed it would stick with the next generation aircraft.
A transparent film that costs just one euro ($1.30) to make could bring an end to the anguish of mobile phone users facing the dreaded dead-battery message.
United Airlines said Thursday it expected to keep its six Boeing 787s out of service until May 12, as the cutting-edge airplane remained grounded worldwide due to battery problems.
Kazakhstan scientists have developed an improved solar battery that produces seven times more energy than its other existing equivalents.
Kazakhstan will export the first batch of batteries worth $30 million to China.
- solar energy
- solar cells
- renewable energy
- Central Asia
- Nazarbayev University
- South Korea
- United States
- Asia Pacific