RAPID CHARGING OF LEAD-ACID BATTERIES FOR ELECTRIC-VEHICLE PROPULSION AND SOLAR-ELECTRIC STORAGE

A survey of the various charging techniques that are available and that have been used extensively for lead-acid batteries is presented. Also, descriptions of newer techniques involving gas evolution-controlled charging are included. An evaluation of fast charge approaches, with an analysis of battery state equations, is presented. (ERA citation 06:030901)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Solar Energy Research Institute

    1617 Cole Boulevard
    Golden, CO  United States  80401

    Department of Energy

    1000 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20585
  • Authors:
    • Longrigg, P
  • Publication Date: 1981-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 44 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00346355
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SERI/RR-742-1068
  • Contract Numbers: AC02-77CH00178
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 29 1982 12:00AM