EV Charging Stations With Storage Saves Thousands In Demand Charges

Oct. 20, 2015

 

Commercial electric vehicle chargers are heavily used during the day. Whether it'd be for workplace charging or public charging at shopping center or parking garage, electricity is demanded from the grid at peak times. Energy Manager Today covered the first two DC Fast Chargers combined with energy storage in 2014 and its expected annual savings of $7000. The article was published at the start of FreeWire's pilot at LinkedIn. The results of the pilot with regards to demand charge savings was eagerly awaited. At the conclusion of the pilot, savings of $7500 was seen in just three months with just five Mobi Chargers. The Mountain View Campus has nearly 100 stationary charging stations so the results surely sparks the imagination on potential energy cost savings. 

 
Mobile electric vehicle chargers significantly reduces demand charges for site hosts

Mobile electric vehicle chargers significantly reduces demand charges for site hosts

 

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