Dynamic Braking

Watching stuff happen in super slow motion is great, very effective and often visually stunning.  But when the capture has a purpose to illustrate, over and above the aesthetic value, then it becomes really great, and GE seem to have achieved that wonderfully.

The idea of using energy from braking to power the drive train in vehicles has been around for a while, especially in electric motor and hybrid cars of late, but the process hasn’t really been that efficient.  Until now.  Introducing Dynamic Braking from GE.

Energy: you can’t destroy it, but you certainly can waste it

GE’s ecomagination looks to reduce this waste by reusing it within their hybrid drive systems.

I bet all those memories from GCSE physics are coming streaming back right now, Newton’s Second Law F=ma…

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