12 Feb Hyliion Introduces Next Generation Battery Module to Improve Performance and Efficiency
- New design features advanced cooling technology to enable longer battery life, higher charging rates and improved safety
- Redesigned battery module features industry leading Toshiba LTO battery cells
AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hyliion Holdings Corp. (NYSE: HYLN) (“Hyliion”), a leader in electrified powertrain solutions for Class 8 commercial vehicles, today announced the introduction of its next generation battery module which integrates Toshiba’s LTO cells with Hyliion’s technology advancements to achieve longer battery life, higher charging rates and improved safety. Building on Hyliion’s proprietary battery system, the battery module will be incorporated into the next evolution of Hyliion’s Hybrid system.
“Whether it’s our Hybrid system or our fully electric powertrain, Hyliion’s solutions are designed to give customers the greatest flexibility as they transition to electrified transportation,” said Thomas Healy, founder and CEO of Hyliion. “The development of this next generation battery module represents a key milestone in the Hybrid commercialization process, further strengthening our overall technology platform as we innovate future solutions.”
Leveraging previous battery experience and incorporating enhancements for improved battery cooling, the new module delivers multiple benefits tied to performance and allows for more than a 40 percent improvement in cooling compared to the previous system.