06 Jul '11, 4am

President and CEO of TÜV SÜD Asia Pacific shares his views on how to address the key barriers to the widespread...

President and CEO of TÜV SÜD Asia Pacific shares his views on how to address the key barriers to the widespread...

This distance may be achievable by some e-vehicles but they are few and far between and the elephant in the room is consistency, especially during extreme internal and external conditions like low temperatures. In December 2010, we introduced a new standard for determining the range of e-cars, named the TÜV SÜD E-Car Cycle (TSECC), which was the first to take into account such effects. Its first comparative test delivered dramatic results. One e-car that was tested was deemed to have a range of 133 kilometres when determined in accordance with the legal test cycle defined in ECE-R101 at 23°C and without additional power consumption. However, when based on the TSECC (carried out also at 23 degrees, but at a more realistic speed profile), the same car was revealed to have a range of just 113 kilometres. At the subzero temperatures the situation for EVs seems to be more criti...

Full article: http://www.greenbusinesstimes.com/2011/07/06/how-to-addre...

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ridz.sg 04 Jul '11, 4am

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