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

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

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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University of Warwick research discovered how to protect #Electric Vehicle batteries 🔋 from premature ageing, and to harness more power for the national grid.

🚗 https://t.co/j7oXDlxpC5

@warwickuni @beisgovuk @OZEVgovuk @EV_elocity @UniofNottingham @CenexLCFC #ImpactStory https://t.co/8Ljt0KN3wA
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Our #V2G @EV_elocity project is featuring as a case study at @UKRI_News under @innovateuk's #innovation outcomes and #impact
It looked at increasing the uptake of #electricvehicles by helping consumers monetise their investment using V2G innovation
Watch @ https://t.co/MfPDh3xpki https://t.co/no5FoW2TdS
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Vehicle-to-grid chargepoints can improve battery life in electric vehicles and reduce carbon emissions and costs of charging, the @EV_elocity project involving @luceliataranto @UoNEngineering has found.

Read more here ▶️: https://t.co/tAsokxdIGJ

#WeAreUoN @UoNresearch https://t.co/ZZ7vAD5sMA
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AZoCleantech spoke to @luceliataranto from @UoNEngineering about the EV-elocity project, which enables the use of energy in electric vehicle batteries to power homes. Read more here: https://t.co/MQLS7QI3ut