Electric vehicle fleet operations in the United States

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The United States Department of Energy (DOE) is actively supporting the development and commercialization of advanced electric vehicles, and advanced batteries and propulsion systems. As part of this effort, the DOE Field Operations Program is performing commercial validation of electric vehicles. These efforts have included on-board data acquisition of electric vehicle operations and baseline performance testing. The baseline performance tests focus on parameters such as range, acceleration, and battery charging. This testing, performed in conjunction with EV America, has included the baseline performance testing of 14 electric vehicles will also be baseline performance tested. The baseline performance testing has documented ... continued below

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Francfort, J.E. & O`Hara, D. October 1, 1997.

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  • Francfort, J.E. Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Lab., Idaho Falls, ID (United States)
  • O`Hara, D. Dept. of Energy, Washington, DC (United States)

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The United States Department of Energy (DOE) is actively supporting the development and commercialization of advanced electric vehicles, and advanced batteries and propulsion systems. As part of this effort, the DOE Field Operations Program is performing commercial validation of electric vehicles. These efforts have included on-board data acquisition of electric vehicle operations and baseline performance testing. The baseline performance tests focus on parameters such as range, acceleration, and battery charging. This testing, performed in conjunction with EV America, has included the baseline performance testing of 14 electric vehicles will also be baseline performance tested. The baseline performance testing has documented annual improvements in performance. This and additional information is made available to the public via the internet homepage (http://ev.inel.gov). The Field Operations Program continues to support the development of electric vehicles and infrastructure in conjunction with its new qualified vehicle test partners: Electric Transportation Application of Phoenix, and Southern California Edison. The Field Operations Program is managed by the Lockheed Martin Idaho Technologies Company, at the Idaho National Engineering Laboratory. 4 refs., 5 figs., 2 tabs.

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  • 30. international symposium on automotive technology and automation: in fusion of technical excellence, Florence (Italy), 16-19 Jun 1997

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  • Other: DE98050307
  • Report No.: INEL/CON--97-00642
  • Report No.: CONF-970639--
  • Grant Number: AC07-94ID13223
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 565623
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc697535

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Francfort, J.E. & O`Hara, D. Electric vehicle fleet operations in the United States, article, October 1, 1997; Idaho Falls, Idaho. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc697535/: accessed July 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.