BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 Applied to EV Charging Pile
With the popularity of electric vehicles, charging piles play an important role as the infrastructure for charging electric vehicles. However, traditional charging piles have some problems and challenges in terms of energy management and user experience. In order to solve these problems, the concept of electric charging pile came into being, which incorporates advanced technology to provide smarter, more efficient and more convenient charging services. In the process of realizing the EV charging pile, the excellent performance and characteristics of the BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 provide a strong support for it.
Demands and Challenges of EV Charging Piles
The number of charging piles is huge, the installation locations are scattered, the environment is harsh, management is not easy, and the cost of equipment maintenance is often very high.
The EV charging pile industry protocol is not unified and standardized, and the protocols used by various manufacturers of EV charging pile equipment are quite different, which has caused certain difficulties for the management of the monitoring center and is not convenient for data statistics.
Most of the EV charging stations are in the outdoor environment, which has extremely high requirements on the performance of the equipment, and must be above industrial-grade standards.
For the operation and maintenance of traditional charging stations, the charging piles still need to be inspected and inspected by means of manual inspection on the station and on-site investigation, and remote management must be used to save operation and maintenance costs.
Introduction to Application Scenarios
EV charging piles are generally composed of BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302, power controller, power module, interface module, interface management system and other parts.
With the BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 as the core, build a safe operation system for EV charging piles. BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 can realize the functions of EV charging pile teaching and data networking, remote monitoring, communication, system fault diagnosis, parameter adjustment, safety monitoring, etc., to meet the needs of users in multi-scenario applications, and to facilitate management personnel to monitor anytime and anywhere The charging pile improves the charging efficiency and user experience of the user. The algorithm decoding performance of the electric vehicle charging station is improved by more than 75% on the original basis, and the power consumption is reduced by nearly 2/3.
- Charging status monitoring
BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 can collect the operating status data of EV charging piles, collect voltage, current, temperature, etc. through sensors or instruments, and judge the operating status of EV charging piles based on these data, thereby realizing charging status monitoring and unmanned intelligent operation. Optimize maintenance and operation, and improve the utilization rate of charging piles.
- Environmental monitoring
BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 has an IO module applied to EV charging piles, which can be used in conjunction with sensors to collect surrounding environmental parameter data, such as temperature, humidity, air pressure, etc., and judge the charging environment based on the data. These data can realize environmental monitoring and ensure the safe operation of electric vehicle charging piles.
- Security monitoring
BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 applied to EV charging piles can collect the voltage, current, temperature, humidity, air pressure and other parameter data of EV charging piles by installing sensors, and judge the charging operation based on these data. In this way, the safety monitoring of EV charging piles can be realized. In addition, BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 can also collect leakage information of EV charging piles and issue an alarm in time to detect potential safety hazards in the entire area of the charging station and ensure the safety of the entire area of the charging station.
If you feel fire hazards, artificial charging dangerous behaviors, abnormal equipment temperature, etc., immediately start the sound and light system alarm and SMS phone notification to remind the charging user to leave, and immediately feed back to the staff for processing. If no one responds within a certain period of time, the charged equipment will be controlled to shut down the entire charging station to ensure safe operation and maintenance.
- Mobile payment
BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 can not only realize 24-hour unmanned charging service, but also realize the payment function of EV charging piles by accessing the payment system, and supports credit card payment, QR code payment and other payment methods.
Advantages of BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302
Fanless design, with the characteristics of stability, firmness, reliability, etc., can conveniently realize free charging operation, and can collect various charging parameters on site in real time.
Support CAN bus interface communication, which can meet the needs of more industrial application fields.
4*RS232/RS485 interface, 1*CAN port, 2*Ethernet port, 2*PWM port output, 1*USB interface, 1*Power input/output interface, 1*HDMI video display interface, which can meet various applications Scenario function expansion requirements can support users to plug and play, speeding up project implementation.
2*DI port, which can be flexibly connected to card readers, printers, watt-hour meters and other equipment, so that users can freely operate the EV charging pile.The chassis is made of aluminum alloy, which has the characteristics of firmness, good shock resistance, fast heat dissipation, dust-proof and splash-proof, and does not absorb heat in the sun to prevent the internal temperature from escaping in summer.
BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 wide temperature operation (-40~80℃, 5%~95% RH), wide voltage design and ESD protection up to EC standard can perfectly protect the system from the harsh environment and operation problems of the charging station. Many problems such as overvoltage and overcurrent during charging.
In addition, the 8 reasons for choosing the BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 have advantages that are incomparable to similar products of the same industry in the application of EV charging piles.
BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 uses NXP high-performance processor I.MX6ULL with a running speed of up to 800MHz, and is equipped with 8G Flash space and 512M RAM. It can run LINUX, Ubuntu, Debian and other OS compatible Node-Red, QT, Python, C++ and other applications. Support MySQL, InfluxDB, SQLite and other databases.
With the continuous development of the EV charging pile industry, the application of industrial computer in the charging industry is getting more and more in-depth. At present, the edge computing based on the ARM architecture, which is a leading technology, provides EV charging pile industry users with its stable quality and high cost performance. A cost-effective solution. It can also be applied to vertical EV charging piles, mobile charging cars, and power exchange cabinets.
In the realization of the EV charging pile, the BLIIoT Embedded ARM Industrial Edge Computer BL302 plays an indispensable role. Its high performance, stability, diverse hardware interfaces and smart energy management functions enable EV charging piles to provide more efficient and smart charging services and promote the sustainable development of the electric vehicle industry.
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