Bosch Introduces 48-Volt Battery For Hybrids

Bosch Introduces 48-Volt Battery For Hybrids

The prominent auto parts supplier Bosch has now introduced a new 48-volt battery product intended for use in hybrids, and designed to be easily integrated into new vehicle models. The new 48-volt hybrid battery packs were designed with carbon dioxide emissions reductions in mind, as a way of providing auto manufacturers with an easy means of developing hybrids. Most of the benefit of such systems, of course, derives from the ability to utilize regenerative braking (and thus recoup the energy normally lost that way). In addition to the hybrid batteries themselves, Bosch is also offering various hybrid powertrain components […]