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Reference EN 62660-2:2011
Title Secondary lithium-ion cells for the propulsion of electric road vehicles - Part 2: Reliability and abuse testing
Project Number 22755
Abstract/Scope IEC 62660-2:2010 specifies test procedures to observe the reliability and abuse behaviour of secondary lithium-ion cells used for propulsion of electric vehicles including battery electric vehicles (BEV) and hybrid electric vehicles (HEV).


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2011-07-29
Current Stage code deadline 2011-10-20
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 21
Reference Document IEC 62660-2:2010 (EQV)
ICS 29.220.20 - Acid secondary cells and batteries
43.120 - Electric road vehicles
Keywords Battery; Secondary; Propulsion; Vehicle; Lithium-ion cell
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Product Life Cycle


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6060 2011-07-29 2011-10-20 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2011-01-20 2011-02-17  
5060 2010-11-22 2010-12-06 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-09-17 2010-11-19  
3090 2010-08-06 2010-10-31  
5060 2010-05-17 2010-05-31 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-12-11 2010-05-14  
1090 2009-12-08 2009-12-11  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2011-01-20
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2011-07-29
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2011-04-20
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2011-10-20
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2014-01-20


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ISO 16750-3
ISO 16750-4
IEC 60050-482:2004
EN 60068-2-64
EN 61434

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