Ion-OnBoard® Regen, the Li-ion regenerative hybrid traction battery system
Saft Ion-OnBoard® Regen Li-ion battery system: driving energy efficiency
Today’s transport must be quieter and more efficient than ever to meet environmental standards and guidelines. New energy-efficient technology such as regenerative hybrid traction is helping make the industry even more sustainable and economically competitive.
The new modular Li-ion Ion-OnBoard® regenerative hybrid traction battery system means rail operators can capture, store and reuse rolling stock braking energy for traction – resulting in improved energy efficiency, reduced costs and a lower environmental impact.
Ion-OnBoard® Regen systems are modular to fit a multitude of rolling stock including: light-rail systems such as trams, streetcars and tram-trains; electric-powered trains including Electric Multiple Units (EMUs); diesel hybrid, diesel shunting and freight locomotives, DMUs and Automated People Movers (APMs).
Features & Benefits
- Stores kinetic braking energy (regenerative braking) to be reused for autonomous traction
- Reduced energy consumption, infrastructure costs and maintenance requirements
- Increased sustainable mobility
- Reduced fossil fuel consumption, engine noise and particulate emissions
- Increased aesthetic appeal, ideal historic city centers
- Based on Modul’ion® 12 Li-on battery modules
- Provides high power and energy density
- Lightweight and compact system designed for ease-of-integration and installation
- Flexible, scalable approach to configure the ideal battery system in terms of voltage, dynamic cycling, energy and power characteristics
- Fully integrated solution with Saft’s maintenance free Li-ion technology to optimize performance while ensuring safety and reliability over a long service life
Ion-Onboard® Regen Li-ion Battery System product brochureProduct brochure
Ion-OnBoard® Regen 515 - 218 product datasheetProduct datasheet
Ion-OnBoard® Regen 792 - 238 product datasheetProduct datasheet
BIS for lithium-ion cells, modules and battery systems 2Battery Information Sheet (BIS)
Battery Information Sheet Li-ionBattery Information Sheet (BIS) Download (Portuguese)
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