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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Our amazing partners

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Read the latest EV-elocity news

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Find more about our research

ev-elocity

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

V2G
Operation

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

Data
Collection

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

User
Behaviour

Discover more about the user behaviour and operation of V2G

Battery
Impact

Deepen understanding around the impacts of V2G on battery degradation

V2G
Value

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

latest news from EV-elocity

We were delighted to hear that @EV_elocity had been shortlisted in the Energy & Environment category @TheEngineerUK 's Collaborate to Innovate.
Read more about the project: https://t.co/pp2SHRgb9G
#V2G #ElectricVehicles
@CenexLCFC @UoNEnergy @luceliataranto @UoNPressOffice https://t.co/xitycdN4Zu
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#Mobility One of the biggest challenges for electric vehicles 🚗 is to maximise the life of batteries 🔋.

A recent UK 🇬🇧 study by @EV_elocity found that simple initiatives could significantly improve the battery health of hard-working fleet #EVs.
https://t.co/Txwis4VtEA https://t.co/Uh8FVy7JIL
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Fantastic day at the #EV @OZEVgovuk @beisgovuk @innovateuk #InnovationShowcase @SheffieldUnited's stadium where we had a @EV_elocity stand!
Lots of interesting discussions and much to follow up - watch this space 🚙🔌⚡️ https://t.co/04iUNFT2pJ
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Academics at @UniofNottingham have worked alongside Uni of Warwick to play a key role in protecting #EVbatteries from ageing while harnessing power for the grid. Find out about the @EV_elocity project.

https://t.co/DW7uHudlMr
@EV_elocity @warwickuni @UoNEngineering @UKRI_News https://t.co/cpImhU0PEy
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