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Win Inertia integrates Maxwell ultracaps in energy recuperation system for Spanish rail

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 14:07 -- Laura Varriale
Maxwell ultracapacitors

Power electronics firm Win Inertia has incorporated Maxwell Technologies’s ultracapacitors in its energy recuperation system at an electric rail system in Cerro Negro, Spain.

The braking energy recuperation system comprises Win Inertia's hybrid control technology that integrates batteries and Maxwell Technologies ultracapacitors to increase energy recovery efficiency and reduce stress on the batteries as well as extending the battery service life by 20% to 25%.

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