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Electrifying Everything

After electric cars, what more will it take for batteries to change the face of energy?

About three-quarters of the way along one of the snaking production lines in Nissan’s Sunderland plant, a worker bolts fuel tanks into the chassis of countless Qashqais — the “urban crossover” SUVs which are the bulk of the factory’s output. But every so often something else…

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