1500 V Battery Energy Storage Reference Design

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1500 V Battery Energy Storage Reference Design

RD-BESS1500BUN Block Diagram

Supported Devices

Power Management

Battery Communication ICs

Battery Cell Controllers

High Side Switches

System Basis Chips

BLDC, H-Bridge, Stepper

AC-DC Controllers with Integrated Power Switch

Processors and Microcontrollers

S32K Auto General-Purpose MCUs


CAN Signal Improvement

Analog and Mixed Signal

Real-Time Clocks

Security and Authentication

Secure Car Access


LPG and CNG Gas 20 to 550 kPa



  • High-Voltage BMS chipset solutions for a wide range of applications to reduce development cost and enable faster time to market. This reference design fits stackable high-voltage battery energy storage systems used in large scale utility solutions, industrial and commercial UPS as well as storage for domestic use.


  • This system is architectured and pre-certified for IEC 61508 SIL-2 and IEC 60730 Class B to fulfill the functional safety requirements for application standards such as UL 9540, UL 1973, UL 991/1998, ISO 13849, IEC 62933, IEC 62619


  • Precise and synchronized measurements to leverage the full potential of the batteries, maximizing efficiency, functionality, battery health and return on investment


  • For each of the boards included in the enablement kit, hardware schematics, PCB layouts and gerber files will be available on the NXP website for download (NDA required)
  • Software development suite is downloadable upon activation of the registration ID included in the kit.
  • Functional Safety documentation set and System Support (NDA required)


Quick reference to our documentation types.

1 documents

Design Resources


1 software file

  • Software Development Resources

    RD-BESS1500BUN Standard Softwarenew

Note: For better experience, software downloads are recommended on desktop.


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