A Request for Proposals for Project Research Contractor has been issued for a Best Practices for Emergency Response to Incidents Involving Electric Vehicle Battery Hazards (PDF, 335 KB) research project. Proposals should be submitted to Kathleen Almand by August 13, 2012, 12:00 pm EDT.
The foundation seeks this research contractor to implement a research program to develop the technical basis for best practices for emergency response procedures for EV battery incident firefighting - PPE, suppression methors and agents, and clean-up/overhaul operations.
The Foundation periodically issues requests for proposals for the conduct of research. To automatically receive notification of these requests, please e-mail Eric Peterson.