November 23, 2020
Visual Primer: California, Minnesota, and New York Push Forward With Vehicle-to-Grid Integration
Enabling and standardizing vehicle-to-grid technologies will help operators stabilize the grid and reduce peak demand while making electric vehicles more attractive for consumers.
With the growing adoption of electric vehicles (EVs), the need for flexible storage resources in the electric grid has drawn increased attention to how well the vehicles can integrate into the grid as temporary batteries. While California is making strides in furthering the utilization of EVs as a grid resource, a handful of states are contemplating the technology in connection with electrification of fleets, and medium- and heavy-duty vehicles.