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Honda Accord for NRG-UDel V2G

December 16, 2013 in EVs, Technology by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Honda Supplies Accord Plug-In Hybrid for Vehicle-to-Grid Demo

Honda has joined in the development of vehicle-to-grid technology with partners including NRG Energy and the University of Delaware. V2G advocates would like to see electric vehicles and their capacious batteries placed at the disposal of utilities when the EVs are idle and electricity demand is high.

‘We Got a Check,’ Says EV Grid

April 25, 2013 in Electric Drive, EVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Mini E Batteries Yield Grid Gold from V2G Project in Delaware

Backers of vehicle-to-grid technology – which can put electric vehicle batteries in service to electric utilities, thereby increasing their value – report that for the first time, “batteries in road-going cars have been used to provide revenue generating ancillary services for the power grid.” updated April 26

EVGrid Would Turn EVs into Assets

June 28, 2012 in EVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

California’s EVGrid, a startup founded by ex-AC Propulsion chief Tom Gage, is targeting the third quarter for an East Coast test of approximately 30 battery electric cars able to not only draw power from the electrical grid, but give it back in times of need.

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