Testing & Certification

AUTOMOTIVE

blue-batteriesUS Advanced Battery Consortium

  • USABC Battery Test Manual For12 Volt Start-Stop Vehicle
  • USABC Battery Test Manual For LESS For Power-Assist Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  • USABC Battery Test Manual For Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  • USABC Battery Test Manual For Electric Vehicles
  • USABC Electrochemical Storage System Abuse Test Manual – Electric Testing
  • USABC Battery Technology Life Verification Test Manual

US DoE Advanced Vehicle Testing Activity

  • DC Fast Charge Battery Charge Testing
  • DC Level 2 Battery Charge Testing
  • Onboard Vehicle Battery Charger Testing

AEROSPACE

  • RCTA DO-293A Minimum Operational Performance Standards (MOPS) for Nickel-Cadmium, Nickel Metal Hydride and Lead-Acid Batteries
  • RCTA DO-311 Minimum Operational Performance Standards (MOPS) for Rechargeable Lithium Battery Systems

GRID SUPPORT

  • IEEE 1679 Characterization and Evaluation of Emerging Energy Storage Technologies in Stationary Applications
  • PNNL 22010 Protocol for Uniformly Measuring and Expressing the Performance of Energy Storage Systems
  • IEC 60896-21 Methods of Test – Stationary Lead-Acid Batteries, Valve Regulated
  • IEC 60896-22 Requirements – Stationary Lead-Acid Batteries, Valve Regulated
  • IEC 60896-11 Requirements & Methods of Test – Stationary Lead-Acid Batteries, Vented
  • IEC-61427 Requirements & Methods of Test – Secondary Cells and Batteries for PVES

TELECOMMUNICATIONS

  • Telcordia GR63 NEBS™ Requirements: Physical Protection
  • Telcordia GR 487 Generic Requirements for Electronic Equipment Cabinets
  • Telcordia GR1089 Electromagnetic Compatibility and Electrical Safety – Generic Criteria for Network Telecommunications Equipment
  • Telcordia GR 3580 NEBS™ Criteria Levels