Just saw this on my news feed and thought t was interesting.
How an electric car can make you money
I thought the only cars that could do V2G were the new Nissan Leaf's.
If this is the case then would be interesting if any of the UK companies could offer it.
Hi, I am Simone.
I am part of an innovation project which is looking at developing an app that will help EV/Plug-in owners managing their car and in particular, introduce them to Vehicle-to-Grid technology (V2G)! (y)
We're in the early stages of developing the app, and we want inputS from...
Octopus Energy seem to be one of the energy providers that are being really innovative.
They've already got Octopus GO and Octpus Agile tariffs which can both work well fpr EV drivers.
Well they ae now looking at trialing V2G (Vehicle 2 Grid). I know there was another initiative somewhere in...
I've registered, just had my confirmation, more as its something I want to be an installer of and have a lot of clients that this would be a great idea for but for all you Leaf 40 people this could be a bit of a game changer.
As I understand it only the Leaf 40 is V2G enabled although at the...
Why is the inverter for a V2G so expensive £8000 to £9500 for a 10KW unit per Drive Electric in UK.
DriveElectric launches Vehicle to Grid charging service - DriveElectric
Is there not an inverter in an EV and why is this not available to connect the stored battery to the grid ?
So it should finally be here next year, anyone fancy spending 9k to see how it works out though? Also what will be the vehicle manufacturers view on how this affects the battery warranty?
New V2G service for homes and workplaces could cut electricity bills
Vehicle 2 grid: call for evidence from BEIS, they want consumers views!
Call for evidence a smart, flexible energy system - Consultations - GOV.UK
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As part of our commitment to building a 21st century energy infrastructure, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial...