30 Aug '17, 4am

Segunda vida para baterías de vehículos eléctricos https://t.co/2oMstL3LhC

Segunda vida para baterías de vehículos eléctricos https://t.co/2oMstL3LhC

Renault electric vehicles are providing second-life batteries for energy storage in Europe. Groupe Renault has installed two quick charging stations in Belgium and Germany with partner, UK-based Connected Energy. It’s the starting point of installing the E-STOR energy storage technology on highways in Europe. E-STOR was developed by Connected Energy to offer all the benefits of stored energy, say the companies. Renault is a top seller of battery electric vehicles in Europe, and will have access to a plentiful supply of used lithium-ion battery packs. Where will they get them? They’ll comes from the Renault Zoe, Kangoo Z.E., Twizy, Fluence Z.E., and SM3 Z.E. Connected Energy’s storage system recharges the Renault EV batteries at low power, and can release the stored energy at high power. They’ll be tied to a network of fast-charging stations throughout Europe. The two compa...

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