EV-elocity Project

Vehicle-to-grid (V2G) innovation with electric vehicles
EV-elocity Project
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EV-elocity is a research and development project looking at increasing the uptake of electric vehicles through helping consumers to monetise their investment using vehicle-to-grid innovation.

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about us

EV-elocity is a research and development project looking at increasing the uptake of electric vehicles through helping consumers to monetise their investment using vehicle-to-grid (V2G) innovation. The project is exploring new technologies, encouraging behaviour change and developing business models that will enable the sharing of the value V2G can bring to the grid, local and regional businesses and the consumer.

Our ecosystem of partners is looking to demonstrate vehicle-to-grid in a range of real-world situations to gain technical, customer and commercial insights into this emerging technology. The project will demonstrate the value of this offering via different case studies with a view of scaling deployment across the country and internationally.

The EV-elocity Project is funded by The Office for Zero Emission Vehicles (OZEV) and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and facilitated by Innovate UK.

project aims


Deploy a technology-agnostic backend system and user interface to manage and operate V2G units


Demonstrate V2G across a range of UK locations, collecting data on charger, user and vehicle behaviour


Discover more about the user behaviour and operation of V2G


Deepen understanding around the impacts of V2G on battery degradation


Develop an evidence-based techno-economic model of the viability and value of V2G within the UK

latest news from EV-elocity

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Spotlight on eNovates V2G charger

This time we would like to talk about the chargers installed at Worcestershire County Council, West Midlands Police and University of Warwick. Rob De Vogelaere, V2G Project Manager from eNovates shared some details about these chargers: All chargers were supplied by eNovates, an electric vehicle charging solutions specialist based in …

EV-elocity: Operational Strategy agreed

Our Installations: For those of you following us, you will be aware that we re-started our project with a new set of aims in the second half of 2020 and have since completed installations at Cenex, University of Nottingham and University of Warwick.  Click the links to find out more. …
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"Efficient storage is a key part of ensuring that the availability of energy is balanced with demand."

Prof James Marco explains more about transmission of energy between electric vehicles & the local energy network: https://t.co/AEnoq9zYEs

@WMGBusiness @EV_elocity
#CleanAirDay https://t.co/bSrQfAeYPJ
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Press Release | World’s largest domestic Vehicle-to-Grid trial reveals customers could recover the majority of their household energy costs: https://t.co/PuJUY7QlWZ
@OVOEnergy @Kaluza_tech https://t.co/fIVAno2iU0
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We have launched a short survey to find out what’s important to drivers considering the purchase of battery #ElectricVehicles. More info and to access the survey: https://t.co/qkxaDTqCFY
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What are the main obstacles preventing the integration of green solutions for transport, households or industry with existing infrastructure? If you're a postdoc researcher, we want to hear your ideas. Please take 5 minutes to complete our questionnaire: https://t.co/8IyqL8h0Mw https://t.co/J2VH0SnOH0 EV_elocity photo
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@CentreDice @LennieFoster18 @DrKathrynNorth1 @lborouniversity @UoNEngineering @ResearchersUoN @bhamenergy @UKCRIC @ProfAndyDainty @UoNEnergy @EBRI_UK Thanks for sharing a picture of @UoN_CEH @UniofNottingham! This is where we try & test green solutions for transport, households and industry. This picture features the Nottingham HOUSE, designed to zero carbon and #Passivhaus standards, including renewable, energy storage & V2G!