How Utilities Can Harness Electric Vehicles as Flexible Loads
A new Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) report points out that electric vehicles and the whole charging infrastructure represent a potentially powerful load-management resource. To be more specific, managed charging is what turns EVs into a grid resource. Utility companies are already researching or considering demand-response programs that integrate EV managed charging as they see growth opportunities.
On the other side, vehicle and EVSE manufacturers implement vehicle-grid integration platforms to provide demand response services to utilities. eMotorWerks as the leading provider in the smart charging industry offers such a solution with its JuiceNet software platform.
To read the report overview, click here.