Accession Number:

ADA295785

Title:

Evaluation of Battery Packs for Liquid Microclimate Cooling Systems.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 88-Sep 91,

Corporate Author:

NAVY CLOTHING AND TEXTILE RESEARCH FACILITY NATICK MA

Report Date:

1995-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The Navy clothing and Textile Research Facility conducted a literature and industry survey to determine the best commercially available battery technology for use with liquid microclimate cooling systems MCS, and a laboratory evaluation of a battery pack utilizing that technology. Nickelcadmium batteries were determined to be the best battery technology commercially available at the present time. However, several other battery technologies are nearing commercialization and may be available in the near future. AN

Subject Categories:

  • Electrochemical Energy Storage
  • Air Conditioning, Heating, Lighting and Ventilating

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE