Repurposing and Analysing Retired EV Batteries

Title of I&T Wish Repurposing and Analysing Retired EV Batteries
(REF : W-0048)
Project Summary and Challenges

This project aims to analyse the characteristics of retired batteries from electric vehicles (EVs) and to explore their second life usage.

We would need to study the characteristics of these retired batteries and explore their potential usage and applications. Potential usage options include replacement of central UPS (uninterruptible power supply), mobile EV charger, and stationary charging facilities with renewable energy input.

Expected Outcome This project is to analyze the characteristics of retired batteries from electric vehicle and formulate the way forward of batterys' 2nd life usage.
Expected Project Duration Anticipated Contract Start Date: 2018
Anticipated Completion Date: 2019
Contact Information

Contact Person: Mr Cheng Ming Fai

Position: Engineer

Tel: 2505 0215

Email: mfcheng@emsd.gov.hk

Project Deliverables

Development of a mobile EV charger, and preparation of a report on reusing and repurposing retired EV batteries