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Local and cloud dashboards

Local and cloud dashboards

Connect the EMS monitor to a Wi-Fi network and simply use a web browser to access a new world where you can view your battery...

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Beta test: Curtis DENMARK “TAO demonstrates a deep understanding of the challenges faced”

The first TAO EMS units were shipped and installed in December 2023 to begin a beta-testing phase. Today we begin a series of articles to...

How to charge lithium and lead-acid batteries with an alternator?

How to charge lithium and lead-acid batteries with an alternator?

When installing a lithium battery on a boat or a camping car you need to decide if and how the alternator will charge it at...

A complete Energy Management System

A complete Energy Management System

Not only a BMS… It is a comprehensive “Energy Management System”   TAO EMS is unique on the market by the level of protection it...

Actunautique talks about TAO Performance

TAO Performance in the media 🚀 The Actunautique website, renowned in the yachting field, dedicates a very complete article to the TAO EMS (Energy Management...

Which lithium battery to buy?

Which lithium battery to buy?

A quick internet search for a 12 volt 200 Ah lithium battery (LiFePo4) returns prices ranging from $406.00 to $4,185.00… all with seemingly the same...

New feature: Charge Cycle Management

New feature: Charge Cycle Management

Lithium batteries age rapidly if they are kept above 80% SOC (state of charge) most of the time. TAO EMS has a new feature to...

Internal resistance is your enemy!

Internal resistance is your enemy!

Internal resistance (IR) is a characteristic of a battery cell that is often overlooked. This is actually one of the most important features. Why is this...

What is a Energy Management System (EMS)?

What is a Energy Management System (EMS)?

Checklist of what a EMS (Energy Management System) should do. We start from the definition given by BUREAU VERITAS.  Then we review the functionalities that...

Multi-level protection

Multi-level protection

What kind of protection have you designed in your installation to guarantee the safety of your battery, your boat and the crew? We look at...

Garder votre batterie en bonne santé

Keeping your battery healthy

Not so long ago the precursors who have purchased and installed lithium batteries for off-grid applications could only rely on the manufacturers’ specifications to guide...

Comment votre batterie va-t-elle mourir ?

How your battery will die?

This article explains in simple terms: how a lithium battery functions; the factors that contribute to it’s premature aging; the steps to maximize it’s life...

Why lithium?

Why lithium?

Lithium batteries are the standard for Electric Vehicles and portable equipment where charge and discharge currents are important compared to the battery capacity. But for...

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