11. April 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

There is a hidden barrier to electric vehicles (EV) adoption – our electric grid. EVs could significantly increase peak demand and thus impact grid reliability. AMI and demand response technologies are often promoted as the solution for this uptick in peak demand. But we also need to look at other, grid-based solutions to enable broader adoption of EVs.

via How The Power Grid Is Blocking EV Adoption (And What To Do About It).