Friday, February 4, 2011

Environmentally friendly electric car charging station

It almost seems like an oxymoron that electric vehicles (EVs) are powered by charging stations that are powered by coal energy. (Coal energy is a significant source of electricity.) So in light of such things, it is nice to hear about a joint effort between the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) in Knoxville, Tenn. and the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) to bring about a charging station that uses solar panels and batteries to power a vehicle charging center.

You can read the whole story at Solar EV Charging Station Feeds Grid at 
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