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Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid welcomes British Gas

Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid project announces British Gas as its final partner in a diverse range of energy suppliers

The Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid trial, a project of Western Power Distribution (WPD) and CrowdCharge to demonstrate how electric vehicles (EVs) can provide V2G services, has announced British Gas as its final energy partner. Electric Nation is different to other V2G projects because it is using four different energy partners instead of just one. […]

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Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid project announces Green Energy UK as an energy partner

Current chats with WPD and CrowdCharge

Current± caught up with Mike Potter (MP), CEO of CrowdCharge, and Ricky Duke (RD), innovation and low carbon network engineer at Western Power Distribution (WPD), to talk about what they hope to discover from the project. See original article on Current± here by Alice Grundy or continue reading below.   The Electric Nation project – […]

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Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid project announces Igloo Energy as an energy partner

Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid project announces Igloo Energy as an energy partner

The Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid trial, a project of Western Power Distribution (WPD) and CrowdCharge to demonstrate how electric vehicles (EVs) can provide V2G services, has announced Igloo Energy as one of its energy partners. Igloo Energy is a rare breed: an energy supplier that actually wants consumers to use less energy. Igloo is […]

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Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid project announces Green Energy UK as an energy partner

Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid project announces Green Energy UK as an energy partner

The Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid trial, a project of Western Power Distribution (WPD) and CrowdCharge to demonstrate how electric vehicles (EVs) can provide V2G services, has announced Green Energy UK as one of its energy partners. Green Energy UK is the UK’s only supplier of 100% renewable electricity and 100% green gas. For 20 […]

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Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid trial installs its first V2G charger

Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid (V2G) has installed the first of 100 V2G chargers, as part of its trial to demonstrate how V2G technology can provide a solution to potential electricity network capacity issues as the numbers of electric vehicles (EVs) increase. Over 450 EV drivers have applied to join the new Electric Nation trial […]

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Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid project announces Flexitricity as first energy partner

The Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid (V2G) trial, a project of Western Power Distribution (WPD) and CrowdCharge that will demonstrate how electric vehicles (EVs) can provide V2G services, has announced Flexitricity as its first energy partner. Flexitricity aggregates lots of distributed power generators as well as sites which consume power, in order to balance the […]

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Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid trial to partner with Wallbox as V2G charger supplier

The Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid (V2G) trial, which is aiming to demonstrate how V2G technology can provide a solution to potential electricity grid capacity issues as the numbers of electric vehicles (EVs) increase, has announced that it will partner with Wallbox, a leading energy management company that manufactures smart EV charging solutions. The trial introduces Wallbox’s […]

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The Future of Vehicle to Grid EV charging

By 2050, up to 45% of households will actively provide Vehicle to Grid (V2G) services, according to National Grid’s Future Energy Scenarios, July 2020 Vehicle to Grid EV charging is seen as important to achieve Net Zero – but most EV drivers may not be able to use V2G until at least 2025 With a need […]

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Why Electric Vehicles can be a solution to the increasing demand on electricity networks

EVs provide a nationwide battery storage resource which can feed electricity back into the grid during times of peak demand EV owners could be rewarded for providing such a service to the grid Western Power Distribution (WPD) in partnership with CrowdCharge is trialling how such a system could work through the Electric Nation Vehicle to […]

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Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid trial shows that the EV street of the future may be here sooner than we think

Applications to join the Electric Nation Vehicle to Grid (V2G) trial suggest that clustering of electric vehicles (EVs) may already be more common than many people expect. The project aims to demonstrate how V2G technology can provide a solution to potential electricity grid capacity issues as the numbers of EVs increase. Nearly 20% of applicants […]

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