Design and Safety Considerations for Automated Battery Exchange Electric Vehicles

@inproceedings{MacCarley2008DesignAS,
  title={Design and Safety Considerations for Automated Battery Exchange Electric Vehicles},
  author={C. Arthur MacCarley},
  year={2008}
}
  • C. Arthur MacCarley
  • Published 2008
The exchange of the energy storage unit from an electric vehicle is considered as an alternative to in-vehicle battery charging or regeneration. If the exchange process is mechanically assisted or automated, the exchange can be accomplished in much less time than that required for in-vehicle charging. Many means for accomplishing battery exchange have been proposed or attempted, with various degrees of success, from the late 1800's through the present. In recent years, battery exchange methods… CONTINUE READING