Improvement in Storage System by Battery-Supercapacitor Combination in Electric Vehicles

  • Ajay shede
  • A. Moholkar
  • Dr.A. P. Deshpande


The paper is basically a review of development of power unit for electrical transportation vehicle. This paper critically analyses the challenges which can be faced in EV’s effective and efficient power unit. It also throws light on application of supercapacitor application as power buffer in electrical vehicles. It also describes design and control requirements of supercapacitor power buffer. Two cases for simulation are presented where supercapacitor and battery are connected in shunt as well as trough power converter for optimum utilization of supercapacitor. Finally, simulation results are presented and analysed.

Keywords: VRLA (Valve Regulated Lead Acid Batteries), ESR (Equivalent Series Resistance), Supercapacitors, DC-DC Converter, NEMMP (National Electric Mobility Mission Plan


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shede, A., Moholkar, A., & Deshpande, D. P. (2018). Improvement in Storage System by Battery-Supercapacitor Combination in Electric Vehicles. Asian Journal For Convergence In Technology (AJCT) ISSN -2350-1146, 4(II). Retrieved from