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Big increase in EV's - how will they be charged?

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The Electric Vehicle Council forecasts a million EV's in Australia by 2030, but it could be up to 1.7 million electric vehicles. This will require a lot of new charging by networks and much greater household electricity usage.

In such an environment, 'managed electric vehicle (EV) charging' could save energy networks and energy generation owners millions, but only if  drivers of the future hand over control of their refuelling electricity use.

Managed charging is a concept that gives third parties access to smart chargers in order to adjust power levels up or down - watch this space:

https://reneweconomy.com.au/jemena-sees-big-rewards-for-vehicle-to-grid-services-big-risks-to-unmanaged-ev-charging/



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