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Sharpening the Deal with Automobile-to-Grid Effectivity and Economics

Picture: Nissan USA Many electrical car and renewable vitality fanatics are enthralled by the huge potential of a expertise termed V2G. It’s argued that this expertise might permit for extensively adopted electrical autos to supply storage for the electrical grid when not in use, paving the best way for a cleaner and extra resilient grid. However is the expertise economically viable? And the way environment friendly is electrical car charging and discharging? That is the…

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Charging Electrical Autos: The Challenges Forward

Overlook the newest Tesla announcement, writes John Massey. What’s extra vital for the way forward for electrical automobiles is how we are going to remedy the problem of charging them. Massey, an unbiased vitality analyst and coach, discusses the 4 principal challenges of EV charging and concludes that the result of the method will rely on the interaction between electrical energy provide choices, market operations, grid prices, coverage decisions and shopper behaviour (each rational and…

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EV tipping level is getting nearer, and Exxon is starting to fret | CLEAN

Final fall, I interviewed John Mitchell, an affiliate analysis fellow with Chatham Home and a man who is aware of his stuff in terms of vitality transitions. One quote I used from him — in an article I wrote for Company Knights— actually stood out for me: “For oil, the Kodak second shall be when anyone produces a low-cost battery, as that may change the transport market profoundly.” Mitchell didn’t point out a selected price-point, however…

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Episode 5 of the Clear Break Podcast | CLEAN

In Episode 5 of the Clear Break podcast, host Tyler Hamilton, returning after a protracted break (hey, it’s cottage time), discusses Ontario’s warmth wave, applauds document Chevy Volt gross sales in Canada, and wonders why a small slice of EV buy incentives don’t go to the auto dealerships that promote the automobiles. This shorter-than-usual podcast concludes with an interview with Phil Abrary, president and CEO of Vancouver-based Ostara Nutrient Restoration Applied sciences, one among Canada’s…

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