100 Vehicle-to-Grid Electric Cars

By Tracey Bryant (Original 1/19/10 Article at the University of Delaware  - reposted with permission - updated on 2/25/10) 100 Electric Cars are planned to use V2G in 2011 - advancing smart grid charging and storage. The University of Delaware has signed the first license for its vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology with AutoPort, Inc., a ... Read More...

Six Good Reasons to Use Transit

By Katie Alvord Abridged from Divorce Your Car: Ending the Love Affair with the Automobile (New Society Publishers) Let Someone Else Take You for a Ride Buses, trains, car-sharing, carpools – whatever form it takes, shared transportation can give a big assist to car-free or car-lite living. Worldwide, transit plays a huge role ... Read More...

Electric Car Solar Charging Stations by TVA and EPRI

(1/15/10) The smart grid charging of electric cars with renewable energy advances. The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory Friday (ORNL) announced that they will deploy solar-assisted charging stations for electric vehicles across the state of Tennessee as part of one of the ... Read More...