How battery pack heat management enhance performances of H&EV?

In this presentation, we will succinctly summarize the main factors that come into play in limiting heat fluctuations in battery performance: why batteries are a critical technology for all types of electric and hybrid vehicles, the importance of battery temperature...

/ October 18, 2019
Modern lithium ion battery technology concept. Metal Li-Ion battery cells with electric vehicle battery pack on black background. 3d illustration.

Which challenges for H&EV Batteries Thermal Performance?

Electric Vehicles adoption factors almost all focus on the same thing: efficiency and safety of batteries, and the ability to charge it regularly, easily and quickly. This raises the central question to any Battery Designer: What can actually limit the efficiency of...

/ October 17, 2019
Ebook battery thermal management

EBOOK : BATTERY THERMAL MANAGEMENT IN HYBRID & ELECTRIC VEHICLES

The evolution of the H&EV industry The H&EV industry is growing exponentially with production doubling every year. The main challenge for H&EV automakers is to ensure that the electrical and electronic parts in these new-generation vehicles are efficient, reliable and...

/ July 22, 2019

5 TRENDS DRIVING ELECTRIC VEHICLES

What are the next generation materials for alternative energies ? Elkem is committed to sustainability through our continuous efforts to maximize our positive impact on the environment and societies around us. That is why Elkem is always looking for new...

/ July 2, 2019

Can we do without airbags in self-driving vehicles?

AI : threat or opportunity for airbags? Since the first news reports on “driverless” cars that are being tested on the roads, when we are conducting airbags market‘s strategic reviews, every now and then someone would raise their hand and...

/ December 11, 2018

What challenges for the airbags of tomorrow?

News from AIRBAG 2018 Congress On November 26th to 28th took place the AIRBAG 2018 congress in Mannheim, Germany. With more than 600 attendees from all over the world, it was an interesting place to be if one wanted to...

/ December 11, 2018
car-sharing

Fractional car ownership: a new car-sharing model

Mobility is in the midst of a cultural revolution, with social media and mobile applications constantly introducing new ways of getting around and sharing vehicles. Ride-hailing apps like Uber or Lyft allow people to get a cab in a matter...

/ January 25, 2018
connected dashcam

Connected dashcams: the latest must-have technology

These days, when people shop around for a new car, they’re still mainly looking for features such as car performance, comfort and design to make driving as comfortable and safe as possible. Technology, of course, enhances these essential requirements, but...

/ January 18, 2018
self-driving cars

Driverless car technology is moving forward!

This scenario is probably how we would have envisioned the future a few years ago, with some skepticism. But what appeared to be a science fiction scene is now a reality, as self-driving or driverless cars enter our lives. Let’s...

/ January 11, 2018
IOT and connected cars

Internet of Things (IoT): Connecting cars to the future

The car of the future will be a clean, lean, data-generating and processing super-vehicle. It will communicate with road infrastructure and other vehicles to collect essential data on an almost unlimited range of useful information, from road conditions to vehicle...

/ January 4, 2018