Building a sustainable microgrid for EV charging
Time: 11:30 - 11:55
Date: 2nd November 2023
- Discover how the business or charging provider designed and implemented a microgrid system that combines solar panels, batteries, and EV chargers to create a sustainable energy ecosystem. Case studies have demonstrated that integrating solar panels with EV charging infrastructure can reduce greenhouse gas emissions by up to 50% compared to traditional grid-powered charging.
- Explore the economic and environmental benefits of the microgrid system. Learn how the integration of solar panels and batteries enhances energy resilience, reduces reliance on the grid, and lowers carbon emissions with microgrids offsetting up to 40% of electricity demand and reducing energy costs by up to 30%.
- Understand the challenges faced during the implementation of the microgrid, including regulatory considerations, system integration complexities, and operational management. Explore how these challenges were addressed and the microgrid was optimized for reliable and efficient EV charging.