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Living and Mobility - Blue Angel 3 with SAM for a D...

29 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
The development of the Blue-Angel light HEV started already in its 1st generation in 1992. In 2006, the 3rd generation redesign, first as a HEV and later on as a full EV with range extender, was started. The current ...
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Interactions between electric-drive vehicles and the...

29 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
This paper explores the implications of vehicle recharging on the current electricity grid in California and compares well-to-wheel vehicle emissions for various vehicle and fuel platforms at different times of day ...
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Evaluation of PEV Loading Characteristics on Hydro- ...

29 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
The utility industry recognizes electrifying a significant portion of transportation is likely to occur given current market pressures such as fuel costs, energy independence, and environmental concerns. However, suc...
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HELIOS European project and EUCAR / VDA Research Roa...

29 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
The first part of this paper will focus on the presentation of the upcoming HELIOS European research project, federating eighteen partners and coordinated by Renault, who will start in autumn 2009. The second part p...
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Current Status of D.O.E.-funded R&D on Energy St...

28 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
 his paper presents an overview, including highlights and accomplishments, of the energy storage R&D effort at the Vehicle Technologies Program Office of the United States Department of Energy (DOE) recentl...
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Influence of Sub-Freezing Conditions on Fuel Consum...

28 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
Dynamometer testing was conducted on a Hymotion Prius PHEV at several ambient temperatures ranging from 22°C to -18°C. Fuel consumption, electrical energy consumption and emissions were measured and several ...
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Development of New TOYOTA FCHV-adv

28 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
Toyota began leasing the TOYOTA FCHV in Japan and the U.S. in December 2002, a world first for a fuel cell vehicle. Subsequently, in June 2008, Toyota obtained model certification in Japan for its new fuel cell hybr...
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Safe Li-Ion Technology for Micro and Mild Hybrid app...

28 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
 The bipolar design consists on identical cells which are stacked together. This technology offers several advantages because it simplifies cell-to-cell connections and so offers a lowering internal resistance fo...
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Newsletter International Energy Agency - Hybrid Elec...

25 May 2009 | Article / Press | Published: 2009
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Factors Determining the Manufacturing Costs of Lithi...

24 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
In this study, we developed a model for calculating the costs of lithium-ion batteries supporting electric drive in light duty passenger vehicles (LDVs). The model calculates the annual materials requirements from de...
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Reflections on Synergies between the Introduction of...

24 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
The Danish government’s new energy policy is aiming at a 50 % wind electricity by 2025 which is a major challenge for the Danish TSO1. The power system will have to change in many areas. System balance, market s...
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Integration Issues of Cells into Battery Packs for P...

24 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
The main barriers to increased market share of HEVs and commercialization of plug-in HEVs are the cost, safety, and life of lithium-ion batteries. Significant effort is directed to address these issuers for lithium-io...
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Development of a next generation Electric Car for Wo...

24 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
This paper describes the development of the next generation electric city car for the world market based on these insights combined with a systematic assimilation of market and in house knowledge base. The development...
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Thermal Management of Hybrid Vehicle Battery Systems

24 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
Complete system design, including mechanical, electrical and thermal control, is critical to realize the benefits of Li-Ion technology in automotive batteries. In order to meet the technical requirements in a demandin...
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Powertrain 2020 – Challenges and opportunities...

24 May 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
Automotive OEMs and suppliers should prepare themselves for a major shift in powertrain technology. Stricter emission requirements and rising gas prices mean that new solutions are needed. And these solutions are with...