The Smart BMS hosted in the cloud is based on a service-oriented approach that ensures the secure interaction and cooperation in real-time of a number of intelligent and self-configuring modules to reach high performance, cost-effectiveness and sustainability of stationary systems such as Li-ion (including 2nd life) and flow batteries.
The IoT Platform integrates advanced functionalities:
Digital Twins are embedded in the platform to provide advanced functionalities to the BMS:
The IoT platform provides interconnection of different software platforms needed for controlling a single vehicle or a complete fleet, including the BMS, the vehicle controller, and the charging station platform. The IoT architecture allows real-time and secure interaction and cooperation between these elements in an intelligent and self-configuring approach, ensuring superior control and management of performance, health and sustainability of EVs and fleets.
IoT and Decision Support Systems based on applied Artificial Intelligence for optimizing design, operation, energy consumption, demand control, cost-effectiveness, and lifecycle of energy assets and infrastructures in microgrids, by maximizing the synergies of local renewable power generation, BESS and electric vehicle fleets.
The solution integrates the following functionalities:
Digital Twin for a photovoltaic solar power plant, both to diagnose the state of health of the plant and supply maintenance recommendations, to reduce costs, extend lifetime, and achieve a better return on investment
High-power, high-frequency power converters for heavy-duty long-haul electric vehicles to obtain improved performance, safety, reliability, cost and sustainability
Digital Twins and applied IoT with advanced cloud-based functionalities for the management of energy, infrastructures and assets of intensive industries in urban environments
Digital Twins for Li-ion batteries, to improve operation, efficiency and lifetime, and advanced physic and data-driven models for battery diagnosis and prognosis
New concept of a smart, modular and scalable battery pack for a wide range of electric vehicles used in urban electromobility services, from mid-size electric vehicles to electric buses
Development and validation of the first 5 kW all-copper redox flow battery prototype for stationary storage applications, achieving sustainability, cost and performance using a new material, an innovative design, and intelligent control
Low-cost system for energy control in the SOHO segment, making the user a central element in decision-making, and using AI to obtain a reduction in energy consumption
New technologies in photovoltaic generation, stationary storage, and energy management for distributed generation under the paradigm of energy communities – Modelling of Redox Flow Batteries with Organic Electrolytes