MATEC Web Conf.
Volume 245, 2018International Scientific Conference on Energy, Environmental and Construction Engineering (EECE-2018)
|Number of page(s)||10|
|Section||Engineering Nets and Equipment|
|Published online||05 December 2018|
The flywheel energy storage for cargo bicycles
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, 29 Politekhnicheskaya street, 195251, Saint Petersburg, Russia
* Corresponding author: firstname.lastname@example.org
This article studies the issues of using in urban conditions a flywheel energy storage for passenger and cargo bicycles (pedicabs) in order to utilization the braking energy of the vehicle for subsequent acceleration by the flywheel. A mechanical stepless self-regulating transmission for the flywheel drive, which allows realize the regenerative braking and acceleration with maximum efficiency, is proposed. The calculation results confirm the effectiveness of proposed technical solution.
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