Ultracapacitor module takes on heavy loads

Dallas – Maxwell Technologies’ new BMOD2600-48 module is a fully integrated, 48-volt multi-cell ultracapacitor module in the company’s BOOSTCAP line for heavy-duty transportation, industrial energy storage, and power delivery applications. It comprises eighteen 2.7-volt MC2600 cells touted as having more capacity, delivering more power per unit volume, and lasting longer than any other commercially available ultracapacitor product. More specifically, the MC2600 cells have a power density of 10.4 kW/kg and an energy density of 5.6 watt-hours/kg.