Is Vehicle-to-Grid Technology the Key to Accelerating the Clean-Energy Revolution?

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Neil Wright Vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology is not new, but it is extremely nascent. To many, it is the natural progression from “smart charging,” whereby electric vehicles (EVs) are only recharged at the best time for the network, to a more holistic grid scheme. But V2G trials are unfolding slowly, as finding the right business model […]

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On the Cutting Edge of Vehicle to Grid

Credit to Author: Joe Wachunas| Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 23:06:41 +0000

Using the energy in our car batteries to power our homes during emergencies and our electrical grid during times of peak usage has felt like the holy grail where electrical vehicles, renewable energy, and efficient buildings all intersect

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11 kW Bi-Directional ABB Chargers Coming To France, UK, Germany, Italy, Belgium

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 20:43:32 +0000

ABB has long been one of the leaders of the electric vehicle (EV) charging industry. It’s taking the industry another step forward with bi-directional 11 kW charging

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US Department Of Energy Announces >$7 Million To Protect Electric Grid From Cyberattacks In Michigan

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 21:19:44 +0000

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced more than $7 million in funding for Michigan-based cybersecurity company, The Dream Team LLC (DTLLC) to develop a first-of-its-kind infrastructure that protects the electric grid from cyber-attacks on electric vehicles (EV) and electric vehicle charging systems. Once developed, testing of the electric roadways and vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology will be conducted at the world-renowned American Center for Mobility (ACM)

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uYilo South Africa: Electric Vehicles Make Power Portable

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Fri, 09 Oct 2020 19:25:33 +0000

The Nissan RE-LEAF is a concept aimed at emergency response, providing power where there is none. Nissan’s design shows the EV concept can simultaneously power an electric jackhammer (24 hours – 36 kWh), a pressure ventilation fan (24 hours – 21.6 kWh), a 10-liter soup kettle (24 hours – 9.6 kWh), an intensive care medical ventilator (24 hours – 3 kWh) and a 100-watt LED floodlight (24 hours – 2.4 kWh) as part of relief efforts

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Wallbox Brings V2G To The UK With The Launch Of The Bidirectional DC Quasar EVSE

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 18:23:26 +0000

The brilliant minds at Barcelona-based Wallbox launched their bidirectional home EV charger in the UK this week in partnership with Octopus Electric Vehicles. The launch will see UK homeowners getting their first taste of the world’s smallest residential bidirectional EV charger. First and foremost, the Wallbox Quasar is a fully functional residential DC charger. It [&hellip

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Nuvve And Blue Bird Combine To Create Electric School Buses That Are V2G Enabled

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 23:45:29 +0000

Nuvve and Blue Bird are now offering electric school buses with vehicle to grid technology, which can turn a fleet of buses into a virtual power plant and earn money for school districts.

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Lucid Air Will Be Fastest Charging Production Electric Car In The World

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 20:39:22 +0000

Lucid Air frontThe Lucid Air will be able to add 300 miles of range in just 20 minutes and will feature a V2G home charger.

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Grid Coordination Opens Road For Electric Vehicle Flexibility

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2020 02:55:26 +0000

Electrify America, Cynthia Shahan | CleanTechnicaUnlocking the Value of Electric Mobility Technologies to Drive Efficiency and Reliability Across the Power System

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Nissan & E.ON Partner On Large UK Vehicle-To-Grid Project

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 08 Aug 2020 00:28:47 +0000

Let’s dive into a new partnership between Nissan, E.ON, Newcastle University, Imperial College London, Northern Powergrid, UK Power Networks, and National Grid ESO — with Nissan and E.ON forming the core of the partnership. The consortium is named e4Future

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