New Potential for Plug-in Hybrids

Powertrain architecture, connected operations strategy, power storage and supply capability

2021/11/26

Summary

  This report contains a Spotlight article from Springer's automotive technical magazine "ATZ" www.atz-magazine.com. and "MTZ" www.mtz-magazine.com. Springer is a German company affiliated with MarkLines.

About Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH

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About Automotive Technology Magazine ATZ

  Motorwagen-Zeitschrift (Motored Vehicles Magazine) was founded in 1898 as an automotive technical magazine. From 1929, the name of the magazine was changed to "ATZ (=Automobiltechnische Zeitschrift: Automotive engineering magazine)". In addition to being published in German, the English edition has been available since 2001.

 

New Potential
for Plug-in Hybrids

Plug-in hybrids are often portrayed as being a con-trick with questionable environmental benefits. But their potential has not yet been fully tapped in areas such as the possibility of introducing useful incentives, the powertrain architectures and the operating strategies or even their use as a component of sector coupling.

 

 

Material from: Gernot Goppelt, Freelance Journalist, New Potential for Plug-in Hybrids, IN THE SPOTLIGHT article from ATZ electronics worldwide [07-08/2021] [the websites of Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH, which are available at www.springerfachmedien-wiesbaden.de] reproduced with permission of Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH.