The thermal management of energy storage devices in electric vehicles (EVs) and hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) was the topic of the speech of Priatherm’s General Manager at Power Electronics conference in ’s-Hertogenbosch – Netherlands. A field continuously and very quickly evolving, where several parameters have to be considered in order to select the most proper solution (active cooling vs. passive cooling, liquid cooling vs. air cooling) and to find the best trade-off amongst weight, cost, efficiency and safety.

One Step Ahead In Cooling