NEW YORK (
) -- "Car batteries" is a trending search topic today as
plans to use
lithium-ion batteries in a test version of its electric car.
While Honda already has a deal with
to supply lithium-ion batteries for its hybrid and plug-in cars, Honda will likely use Toshiba's battery packs in its all-electric cars, which require more power.
The Japan-based automaker joins
in efforts to meet firmer government emissions guidelines.
"Heathrow Airport" is a popular search topic today as thousands of passengers remain grounded in the U.K. due to heavy snows causing massive delays and cancellations.
London's Heathrow is the largest airport in the U.K. and the fourth busiest airport in the world in terms of passenger traffic. The airport is owned and operated by
Crew members have been working around the clock to clear the runways of the excessive snow to get travelers to their holiday destinations. BAA CEO Colin Matthews said he plans to forgo his 2010 salary bonus in light of the recent chaos at the airport.
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