Breaking News
Comments
Oldest First | Newest First | Threaded View
krisi
User Rank
Author
innovative idea
krisi   10/24/2013 3:18:20 PM
NO RATINGS
Finally great innovative idea in the EV world...body of the car as a battery...what a wonderful technology (when deployed)!

Sanjib.A
User Rank
Author
Re: innovative idea
Sanjib.A   10/26/2013 1:56:40 AM
NO RATINGS
True!! This looks to be a breakthrough in the EV world. The message in the video is very convincing for me to think this to be the next big thing!! Looks like everything is an advantage...15% weight reduction resulting in lower power requirement is an added advantage. Also liked the idea of replacing the battery by the super-capacitor sheet made with carbon fiber material. The only thing not known is the cost...affordability? 

 

prabhakar_deosthali
User Rank
Author
Re:
prabhakar_deosthali   10/26/2013 2:13:52 AM
NO RATINGS
Yes!  Great out of the box thinking for the box itself! If they could add solar panel kind of surface on the outside of this car body battery then this will also become a self charging battery when being driven in the sunshine!

krisi
User Rank
Author
Re:
krisi   10/26/2013 1:32:59 PM
NO RATINGS
Good idea...add solar panel on the roof

Duane Benson
User Rank
Author
Re: innovative idea
Duane Benson   10/27/2013 12:16:27 AM
NO RATINGS
I think that eventually, such technology will have to become pretty common in many battery-powered devices. Tablets could benefit from it. Phones could. And, of course, cars. Size and weight are such critical factors in many devices that the next logical step is to start building the battery into the structure.

LeeNhan
User Rank
Author
Trucks, buses, using 100% electric
LeeNhan   10/28/2013 6:07:02 PM
NO RATINGS
Has anyone want to join me in researching trucks, buses, using 100% electric, no need charge , continuous operation

outdoors
User Rank
Author
Great idea, but must design replacement into the plan
outdoors   11/2/2013 1:58:50 AM
NO RATINGS
Being a system engineering, I find a lot of great ideas that do not design repair into the equation.  I hope they either, ensure that the battery has a lifetime beyond that of the car or create a way to replace them if they go defunct before their end of life.



Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST

What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.

Brought to you by:

Like Us on Facebook
Special Video Section
Wireless Power enables applications where it is difficult ...
07:41
LEDs are being used in current luxury model automotive ...
With design sizes expected to increase by 5X through 2020, ...
01:48
Linear Technology’s LT8330 and LT8331, two Low Quiescent ...
The quality and reliability of Mill-Max's two-piece ...
LED lighting is an important feature in today’s and future ...
05:27
The LT8602 has two high voltage buck regulators with an ...
05:18
Silego Technology’s highly versatile Mixed-signal GreenPAK ...
The quality and reliability of Mill-Max's two-piece ...
01:34
Why the multicopter? It has every thing in it. 58 of ...
Security is important in all parts of the IoT chain, ...
Infineon explains their philosophy and why the multicopter ...
The LTC4282 Hot SwapTM controller allows a board to be ...
This video highlights the Zynq® UltraScale+™ MPSoC, and sho...
Homeowners may soon be able to store the energy generated ...
The LTC®6363 is a low power, low noise, fully differential ...
See the Virtex® UltraScale+™ FPGA with 32.75G backplane ...
Vincent Ching, applications engineer at Avago Technologies, ...
The LT®6375 is a unity-gain difference amplifier which ...
The LTC®4015 is a complete synchronous buck controller/ ...
10:35