Manual for evaluation of energy systems for Light Electric Vehicle (LEV)- Secondary Lithium Batteries
This manual specifies test methods for secondary lithium batteries for the safe use in LEV. Transport safety tests are specified in addition. Performance and functional characteristics of batteries are not covered. The manual provides two test options: Test option 1: Battery usage safety tests and transport safety tests are conducted during this testing program following the UN Recommendations on the Transport of dangerous goods-Manual of test and criteria: section 38.3. Test option 2: Same as option 1 but the transport safety tests following the UN recommandations are performed independently from this testing program.