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At the heart of these technologies are safe, low cost, reliable batteries that store the energy required to power new energy vehicles.
Watch this interview with Erik Spek, Chief Engineer for Battery Services TÜV SÜD Canada, highlights include:
• EV battery technology industry trends
• Challenges for battery manufacturers and vehicle OEMs
• Battery standards currently used in the market including, SAE
J2929, UL 2580, IEC 62133 and those still in development
• The need for stakeholders to work together to further advance the industry
Mr. Spek is responsible for battery verification services in North America and has
extensive experience working with advance automotive batteries. A member of SAE since 1980
and a Certified Manufacturing Engineer in the Society of Manufacturing Engineers.
Erik has authored and co-authored several papers and articles on topics such as,
sodium sulfur battery development and lithium-ion cell testing.