This definitive handbook provides engineers and technicians with detailed data and information on the characteristics, properties, performance, and uses of all types of electric batteries. The book includes revised data, tables, and figures to cover the vast improvements in battery performance in recent years--and also explores new battery technologies, such as lithium primary and rechargeable batteries.24.9.4 Electric Vehicle Lead-acid batteries are used as the power source in off- the-road vehicles such as golf carts, forklift trucks, ... One million 6-V units, of approximately 750-Wh capacity, are used annually in golf carts in the United States. ... The goal is to obtain in excess of 2000 cycles or 10 years of operation at a cost of about $120 per kilowatthour. ... Stores the electric energy in a battery subsystem for later use A block diagram of a typical photovoltaic system is shown in Fig.
|Title||:||Handbook of Batteries|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Companies - 1995-01|