Siemens and Volvo several times to reduce the charging of electric vehicles




Siemens and Volvo several times to reduce the charging of electric vehicles

Rapidly sprawling market of electric vehicles has already attracted enough attention to its early stage of development. The two main problems that scared off potential buyers at the moment are the high cost of electric vehicles with the “heart” and the battery for charging which takes too much time. By the way, to solve the second problem was the art Siemens and Volvo.

Their new system and a set of technologies reduces the time required to fully charge the battery up to 90 minutes. At the moment, all is implemented in the 22-kWh battery charger, which is set in an electric Volvo C30 Electric. According to the company, at the moment the new product is the world’s first battery powered devices, a three-phase power supply. At the same time it is small enough in size to fit inside the vehicle. In just 90 minutes this charger is able to save energy in the battery, which will last for 165 km on the road.

The motor output Siemens, the underlying electric car Volvo C30 Electric, is powerful 120 hp and a torque of 250 Nm. That’s enough to a top speed of 125 km / h and accelerate from 0 to 70 km / h in 5.9 seconds.

This technology can be called a breakthrough, but if there’s no proper outlet will then have to wait about 10 hours until the battery is recharged from a conventional household outlet.

The new electric car charger in the electric car Volvo C30 Electric is located directly under the hood, and the port for the plug hidden in the grille.

The indicator of energy consumption Volvo C30 Electric is estimated at 17.5 kWh per 100 km. Mass electric Volvo C30 Electric is 1725 kg, with battery weighs 330 kg.

According to Volvo, the new technology will be used in most electric vehicles in the near future. True, it is also appropriate to recall Qualcomm wireless charging technology , which looks much more promising.







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