Road testing of the Rholab battery pack, in a hybrid vehicle, has finally begun. The Editor puts a personal slant on what its success will mean for the lead-acid battery industry.
It seems to be a very long time ago that Allan Cooper and his wife drove a shiny new Honda Insight hybrid electric car to the European lead-acid battery conference in Dublin (in fact it was just four years ago). The future of that car has been the subject of any number of talks at battery conferences all around the globe.
Earlier this . . .