Battery fires in EVs are not common but they always get headline news. That’s one reason why Sabic developed a new material for battery packs that can contain a thermal runaway. Dave Sullivan, the Americas EV Batteries & Electricals Leader for Sabic, explains what materials go into the pack and the other advantages it offers in weight and cost.
John McElroy is an influential thought leader in the automotive industry. He is a journalist, lecturer, commentator and entrepreneur. He created “Autoline Daily,” the first industry webcast of industry news and analysis.