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Model test: Grid-serving charging with Audi's e-tron

Model test: Grid-serving charging with Audi's e-tron

Together with the company GISA and other partners, Audi has completed a model test for grid-serving charging in Chemnitz. Specifically, the participants created an overload scenario in the local power grid and tested the use of a smart meter gateway during charging processes of Audi e-tron models.

Local know-how: When the charging partner is just around the corner

Local know-how: When the charging partner is just around the corner

The commitment of municipal utilities to the expansion of electromobility is generally increasing, but varies greatly depending on the institution. Today: a showcase example from the Hessian spa town of Bad Nauheim. The municipal utility there created a pilot charging solution with dynamic load management for a car dealership without further ado.

BaWü: Field test on e-cars as a virtual power plant

BaWü: Field test on e-cars as a virtual power plant

The German transmission system operator TransnetBW and the Dutch charging specialist Jedlix are cooperating to investigate the potential of electric vehicles to provide control reserve. Against this backdrop, a field trial is planned that is to be unique in its scope in Germany.

Switzerland: Ecocoach presents load management solution

Switzerland: Ecocoach presents load management solution

Swiss technology company Ecocoach is launching a vendor-neutral load management system for charging infrastructure on residential and commercial buildings. The product, called ecoChargingCoach, is based on Ecocoach's building energy management system.

Shell and Alfen test battery-based HPC solution

Shell and Alfen test battery-based HPC solution

Shell and Alfen have installed a 350 kWh battery-based charging solution at a filling station in Zaltbommel, the Netherlands, as part of a pilot project. The system operates with two 175 kW charging points and is simultaneously integrated into a virtual power plant for "peak shaving".

Mahle announces chargeBIG Power fast charging solution

Mahle announces chargeBIG Power fast charging solution

At the IAA Mobility, the supplier Mahle announced that it is expanding its range of intelligent charging solutions for e-cars. The chargeBIG system, which is optimised for AC charging, is to be supplemented by the chargeBIG Power charging management system - and thus support fast charging with outputs of up to 750 kW.

USA: AlphaStruxure integrates tool from The Mobility House

USA: AlphaStruxure integrates tool from The Mobility House

US-based AlphaStruxure, a joint venture between The Carlyle Group and Schneider Electric, has appointed The Mobility House as its technology partner. Using the Munich-based company's charging and energy management system, AlphaStruxure aims to integrate electric bus, truck and car fleets into site and distribution networks.

Netze BW presents results of home charging network laboratory in Wangen

Netze BW presents results of home charging network laboratory in Wangen

Netze BW has now also completed its electromobility project in Wangen. As part of the "NETZlabor Intelligent Home Charging", eight Wangen households had an e-car exclusively for six months, which Netze BW provided to them for the duration of a project. Now the project results have been presented.