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The project emphasizes a lot of stakeholders, some who has a comprehensive electro-technical understanding and some who does not. Therefore, we have launched this news-section related to the TOPChargE project.

Our goal is to communicate relevant news in a way that everyone can follow – We will update on different topics ongoingly from consortium partners through the project, so stay tuned and remember to check in once in a while.

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TOPChargE demonstration system online!

The beginning of June saw the start of the onsite demonstration for the TOPChargE project. A containerized Battery Energy Storage System with an integrated High …

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EUDP

EUDP PROJECT SCOPE

Overall scope for EUDP TopChargE The aim of the TOPChargE EUDP project is to mature, validate and demonstrate a new High-Power Charger prototype for EVs with an …

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IFD

IFD PROJECT SCOPE

Overall scope for IFD TopChargE TOPChargE IFD project focus is optimization, maturation, certification, and market exposure of the Nerve Switch® Battery buffered High-Power Charger. The project has a three year lifetime, starting from June 2020 until …

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EUDP

Advanced testing of innovative battery technology

The project partners behind TOPChargE has set out to demonstrate that EV chargers combined with battery storages will allow the integration of fast chargers into …

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EUDP

Newly published journal article highlights reconfigurable battery design competitiveness

Upgrading the existing grid infrastructure to accommodate high peak-load demands is costly and may delay the necessary installation of EV fast chargers. DTU researchers are …

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EUDP

Battery Update 3

While the software team at Nerve Smart Systems is finetuning charging procedures, algorithms and communication protocols, the hardware team is fully engaged in assembling the …

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EUDP

Battery Update 2

The inclusion of a battery buffer will allow electric vehicles to charge with up to 350kW without any grid implications. The battery ensures that energy …

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EUDP

Battery Update 1

The TOPChargE Battery Energy Storage System Integrated High Power Charger (B-HPC) combines the advantages of charging electric vehicles with high power and storing renewable energy …

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EUDP

Development Update

TOPChargE Maturation The maturation of the first TOPChargE device has been implemented during the second half of 2020. Handshakes, communication, isolation monitoring and power delivery …

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IFD

IFD TopChargE

The overall scope for the IFD TopChargE project aims to establish a fully functional charging system equipped with a battery and PV connection for OK …

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Learning Bank

EV Charging and High-Power Charging

EV Charging Electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids need to charge their batteries to work. For some EVs, this can be achieved by plugging the vehicle …

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Learning Bank

What is AC and DC?

AC and DC current Electricity (current) is essentially the movement of electrons through a conductor (e.g. a copper cable). The difference between AC (Alternating Current) …

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