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In Praise of Slow Charging

It was an honor to deliver a keynote speech at the recent University of Texas Center for Transportation Research Symposium. The theme: “Energy is the Key.” In my talk, “Harnessing Electric Vehicle Demand Flexibility” (joint work with graduate student Mahdi … Continue reading

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EV Charging at the Mall: Sensible or Publicity?

A recent article in Forbes, “Simon Says ‘Charge Your EV at the Mall,’” highlights the combined use of solar panels, battery storage, and electric vehicle charging equipment in an “integrated charging station” at a mall in Carmel, Indiana. It may … Continue reading

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The Future of Electric Vehicles: The Video

Where exactly are electric vehicles headed? EV-TEC hosted a panel session to discuss the future of electric vehicles last month. Panelists from GM, Nissan, and Toyota, together with UT researchers (including National Medal of Science recipient Professor John Goodenough), offered … Continue reading

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