Eaton introduces DC-DC converters for 48V commercial vehicle architectures

Green Car Congress

Power management company Eaton introduced a family of 48-volt DC-DC converters for diesel-powered commercial vehicles that can be used to power accessories such as antilock brakes and lighting. Eaton’s DC-DC converter takes power from a 48-volt system and reduces it to 24 volts.

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The difference between AC charging piles and DC charging piles

Setec Powerr

The charging pile is a charging facility for “refueling” electric vehicles, and the scientific name is also called “off-board charger” At present, charging piles are divided into AC charging piles and DC charging piles.

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More and more electric cars now need dc fast charging service

Setec Powerr

More and more electric cars now need dc fast charging service when driving outdoors. I will be able to also suggest that with the speed being achieved I will be able to offer a replacement dc quick charge with a further 1 hr 3A/1. 75 hrs AC fast charging by new dc power charger.

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Eaton to supply DC-DC converters for new heavy-duty battery-electric truck

Green Car Congress

Power management company Eaton’s eMobility business has been awarded a contract to supply a 24-to-12-volt DC-DC converter for use in a commercial heavy-duty battery electric vehicle (BEV) that will power accessories, such as antilock brakes and lighting.

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Toyota to provide bZ4X customers with DC fast charger access through EVgo

Green Car Congress

The 2023 Toyota bZ4X battery electric SUV, due to arrive at dealers later this year, will mark the start of a collaboration between Toyota Motor North America and EVgo to provide new bZ4X customers with access to DC fast-charging stations.

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DC to AC 3-phase

Electric Cars are for Girls

Does anyone make a direct mechanical brush to slip ring type 3-phase rotary converter to convert from DC to 3-phase AC? Hi, Chris - If I'm understanding

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Lightning eMotors partners with ABB to provide DC fast chargers

Green Car Congress

Lightning eMotors, a provider of specialty commercial electric vehicles for fleets, and ABB announced a partnership to offer DC fast electric vehicle chargers for commercial electric fleet vehicles.

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Rivian deploys first DC fast chargers as part of Adventure Network for electric trucks

Green Car Reports

Rivian on Monday announced the first three DC fast-charging sites for its Adventure Network supporting the R1T electric pickup truck and forthcoming R1S electric SUV.

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Ricardo to develop high-voltage DC-DC converter for EVs for LS Automotive Technologies

Green Car Congress

Ricardo won a contract with LS Automotive Technologies to develop a high voltage DC-DC converter to power the low voltage network in electric vehicles. DC-DC converters take energy from the direct current high voltage battery which powers the propulsion of the electric vehicle and convert it for use by the low-voltage direct current which powers vehicle lights, fans, pumps, wipers, and electronic control units.

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Lightning eMotors Partners with ABB to Provide DC Fast Chargers

EV Obssesion

The post Lightning eMotors Partners with ABB to Provide DC Fast Chargers appeared first on EV Obsession. Electric Vehicles EV Charging Stations Specific Technologies ABB partners DC Fast Chargers

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Battery storage allows more flexibility for DC fast-charging station locations

Green Car Reports

Finding new locations for DC fast-charging stations can be complicated, but Electrify America believes onsite battery storage can provide more flexibility.

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Xos adds DC fast chargers to its repertoire to support passenger and commercial EVs

Electrek

The company’s “Xos Energy Solutions” business unit will now offer a new suite of DC fast chargers, delivering portable and wall-mounted power between 30kW and 300kW. The post Xos adds DC fast chargers to its repertoire to support passenger and commercial EVs appeared first on Electrek.

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Heliox and PACCAR Parts partner to deliver mobile DC chargers to PACCAR’s electric trucks in North America

Green Car Congress

Heliox, a global leader in DC charging systems for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, announced a supply agreement with PACCAR Parts to support the rollout of PACCAR’s electric vehicles.

A closer look at DC charging

EV Box

When it comes to electric mobility, you may already be aware of some of the differences between AC and DC charging. But when you’re thinking about investing in high-power DC charging stations, there’s much more to consider.

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A closer look at DC charging

EV Box

When it comes to electric mobility, you may already be aware of some of the differences between AC and DC charging. But when you’re thinking about investing in high-power DC charging stations, there’s much more to consider.

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Vitesco Technologies reduces emissions in high-voltage hybrid vehicles with electrical catalyst heating; new DC/DC converter

Green Car Congress

With a new DC/DC converter, the heating discs of the electrically heated EMICAT catalyst ( earlier post ) can now also be supplied with electricity in high-voltage vehicles. EMICAT heated catalyst and the new DC/DC converter.

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Aradex DC/DC converter seeks to deliver maximum efficiency with fuel cells

Green Car Congress

These differences can be compensated by a DC / DC converter to regulate the voltage level for feeding into the DC link. With the support of the Central Innovation Program for Small and Medium Business (ZIM), Germany-based Aradex AG has developed the DC / DC converter VP5000-DCDC200-HL, which optimizes the integration of fuel cells into the drive system. The Aradex DC / DC converter has achieved efficiencies of up to 99% in tests.

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DC Fast Charger Reliability Is Critical For Mainstream Adoption of Electric Vehicles

EV Adoption

A new study on the reliability of DC fast chargers in the San Francisco Bay Area provides some much needed data and independent analysis to help hold EV charging networks accountable to a higher level of charging customer experience. Charging DC fast charging reliability uptime

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Phihong introduces new Level 3 30kW wall-mount DC charger

Green Car Congress

30kW Wall-Mount DC Fast Charger shown on a stand.

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Prodrive to unveil first 48V DC-DC converter targeting ISO/DIS 21780

Green Car Congress

Prodrive has created the first 48V to 12V DC-DC converter targeted at the ISO/DIS 21780 standard for 48V automotive systems. Prodrive’s 48V to 12V DC-DC converter is configurable to suit automotive networks including CAN and FlexRay, and is available in multiple power options from 400W to 2.2kW to suit the application. The unit will be launched at this year’s LCV (Low Carbon Vehicle) Show, which takes place at Millbrook, UK, 4-5 September.

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Jaguar I-PACE : Impressions | DC Fast Charging

Plug In India

We also tried DC fast charging the I-PACE at a Tata Power fast charging station. Video: Jaguar I-PACE : Impressions | DC Fast Charging Demo Day 1 We left Pune on the Deccan Queen train and reached Dadar at 1000 hrs. We did some DC Fast charging at Shirwal location on the way.

First DC Fast Chargers Installed At Starbucks Store In Provo, Utah

InsideEVs

As many as 60 ChargePoint DC fast chargers will be installed at 15 Starbucks stores along the scenic route linking Seattle to Denver

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ICCT report quantifies emissions benefits if 12 states & DC adopt slate of California medium- and heavy-duty vehicle regulations

Green Car Congress

The 12 states and DC —along with California and Hawaii—signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) calling for them to work toward a goal that 100% of new medium-duty (MD) and heavy-duty (HD) truck and bus sales will be zero emission by 2050, with an interim target of 30% by 2030.

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InCharge Energy releases scalable DC fast charger; 180kW unit can charge two fleet vehicles simultaneously

Green Car Congress

This all-in-one DC Fast Charger is compatible with all CCS and CHAdeMO EVs and is suited for auto dealers, commercial fleet charging and parking applications where higher-power DC charging is needed in a minimal space.

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Netgain WarP 9 DC Motor Evnetics Soliton Jr Controller & Throttle

DIY Electric Car

Netgain WarP 9 DC Motor Evnetics Soliton Jr Controller & Throttle. Netgain WarP 9 DC Motor Evnetics Soliton Jr Controller & Throttle. Condition is "Used" Need to upgrade to an AC system. This motor and controller work great. I can send a video of a bench test of the motor running if needed. The Soliton Jr retails for $1,899 alone so this is a good bundle, and great to drop into a bunch of different applications. I repainted the red.

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Hyundai Ioniq 5 Cold Weather DC Fast Charge Analysis

InsideEVs

A cold battery means slower DC fast charging, but how much slower? We find out

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Location is everything for high-power DC fast charging

Green Car Reports

The DC fast-charging stations, such as those that are part of the Tesla Supercharger or Electrify America networks, are arguably the ones for which location is the most important.

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HUBER+SUHNER launches new DC high-power charging system

Green Car Congress

HUBER+SUHNER, a leading worldwide supplier of electrical and optical connectivity solutions, has launched its new Direct Current (DC) high-power charging system RADOX HPC200, completing the company’s RADOX HPC portfolio.

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Lightning eMotors unveils 2nd-generation portable DC fast charger with 420 kWh capacity

Electrek

The second-generation portable DC fast charger brings vast improvements and versatility compared to its predecessor, providing up to five charging ports without any need for installations or construction.

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Tritium (DCFC) cuts ribbon on its first DC Fast Charger manufacturing facility in the United States

Electrek

The post Tritium (DCFC) cuts ribbon on its first DC Fast Charger manufacturing facility in the United States appeared first on Electrek.

VW Scout US factory, DC’s weight tax and EVs, getting the word out: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

DC is considering putting a premium on heavy vehicles; will it affect EVs? Another U.S. factory is a possibility for VW’s Scout EV brand. And getting the word out about EVs is still an issue. This and more, here at Green Car Reports Study results from J.D.

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Tritium raises up to $135 million in new funding to accelerate DC fast charger production

Electrek

Tritium has a rich history of designing and building DC fast chargers for the EV industry. The post Tritium raises up to $135 million in new funding to accelerate DC fast charger production appeared first on Electrek.

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Electrify America reaches 30MW in installed battery energy storage at 140 DC-fast charging stations across the US; behind-the-meter grid services

Green Car Congress

Electrify America has installed onsite, behind-the-meter battery energy storage systems (BESS) at more than 140 ultra-fast DC charging stations around the country, including more than 90 installations in California.

Lucid Air DC Fast Charge Follow Up: Charging Losses Explained

InsideEVs

No, our DC fast charging video didn't prove the Air has a larger battery than Lucid claims

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Making the most out of DC smart charging

EV Box

When it comes to charging electric vehicles (EVs), DC charging is the best bet for businesses that want to provide fast, high-power charging to a range of customers. However, having a higher power output is not the only feature of DC charging.

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Using DC Fast Chargers

InsideEVs

A primer on how to use fast-charging stations

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All you need to know about EV charging infrastructure in India-Power ratings, standards for AC & DC charging

Electric Vehicles India

All you need to know about EV charging infrastructure in India-Power ratings, standards for AC & DC charging. Read further to know more about EV charging infrastructure in India and its power ratings, Indian standards for AC and DC charging. . DC charging .

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GM announces new nationwide DC fast charging network with Pilot Co. and EVgo

Electrek

General Motors (GM) has announced a collaboration with Pilot Company to implement a coast-to-coast DC fast charging network co-branded with both the “Pilot Flying J” and “Ultium 360” logos. The post GM announces new nationwide DC fast charging network with Pilot Co.

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Rhombus Energy Solutions announces the general availability of serial-switching DC fast charger dispenser

Green Car Congress

Rhombus Energy Solutions announced the launch and general availability of the RES-D3-CS20 DC fast charger dispenser for electric vehicles (EVs). Rhombus RES-D3-CS20 DC fast charger dispenser, with 200A maximum rated current with bi-directional operation (V2G capable).

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How to Optimally DC Fast Charge Electric Vehicles

Electric Driver

We learned how to optimally DC fast charge our electric vehicle on our last road trip. Our latest road trip taught us how to optimally DC fast charge our electric vehicle. The post How to Optimally DC Fast Charge Electric Vehicles appeared first on Electric Driver.

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EVgo breaks ground on DC fast-charging station prepared for up to 350 kW

Green Car Reports

More powerful DC fast-charging stations will be needed in order to charge cars with larger-capacity battery packs in a reasonable amount of time. plug-in cars charging charging infrastructure Fast Charging DC Rapid Charging eVgo charging networkLonger-range electric cars will add flexibility for drivers, but they will also require changes to charging infrastructure.

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Rivian’s first DC fast charging sites are launching this week

Electrek

Rivian is launching its first DC fast-charging sites this week in Colorado and California. The three sites are the first deployments in its US-wide DC fast charging network, which is known as the Rivian Adventure Network. .

Wait, weight: DC to charge heavy-duty trucks more to drive, with an EV kicker

Green Car Reports

A proposal to curb the use of heavy-duty pickup trucks on city streets could also impact EVs.