Lars Barkler

Biography

Lars Barkler is the CEO of Lithium Balance, manufacturer of Battery Management Systems for lithium-ion batteries used in automotive, industrial and power storage applications.


Prior to joining Lithium Balance in 2007 he was the VP of Technology and Marketing in Brüel & Kjær. He has also previously served as Marketing Director in Radiometer Medical.


Latest posts

  1. Lithium batteries – fire and safety hazards — November 2, 2017
  2. WG3: Distributed energy storages and their role in the future energy system — March 28, 2017
  3. Chairman’s Report — March 20, 2017
  4. Can storage help reduce the cost of a future UK electricity system? — April 15, 2016
  5. Battery activities in Lithium Balance — February 24, 2013

Author's posts

Lithium batteries – fire and safety hazards

Due to the use of certain chemical compounds in combination with high energy densities and the use of control electronics (potential of technical defect) required for secondary batteries, lithium batteries are associated with specific potential hazards which need to be taken into special consideration with regard to safety. Spectacular incidents have raised public awareness of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://batteriselskab.dk/report/lithium-batteries-fire-and-safety-hazards.htm

WG3: Distributed energy storages and their role in the future energy system

PlanEnergi would like to invite you to an international workshop with the title: What role should energy storage on building and neighborhood level play in the future energy system?   At the workshop, Danish and international experts in the field will present their views on the role of small-scale energy storages in the energy system …

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Permanent link to this article: http://batteriselskab.dk/event/wg3-distributed-energy-storages-and-their-role-in-the-future-energy-system.htm

Chairman’s Report

See link to pdf Chairman’s report 2017. General Assembly Odense, March 6th, 2017   Constitution of the new board After the General Assembly in 2016 the first task was the constitution of the new elected board. We all agreed that our focus should be on driving activities for the members, and we therefore organised the board …

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Permanent link to this article: http://batteriselskab.dk/report/chairmans-report.htm

Can storage help reduce the cost of a future UK electricity system?

Energy storage could save £2.4 billion a year system wide by 2030; if regulatory hurdles are overcome this could rise to £7 billion a year. This report outlines significant cost savings for the UK electricity system, should the potential for energy storage be realised. The impact of which could deliver savings of up to £50 …

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Permanent link to this article: http://batteriselskab.dk/report/can-storage-help-reduce-the-cost-of-a-future-uk-electricity-system.htm

Battery activities in Lithium Balance

The heart of any electric vehicle is a lithium-ion battery pack. The whole battery pack is managed in real time by a Battery Management System (BMS) – an electronic system that controls the battery pack allowing safe and reliable operation. The BMS provides overall management of the battery pack including over and under voltage protection, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://batteriselskab.dk/event/presentation/battery-activities-in-lithium-balance.htm