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(IS-2011-139) Interim Test Procedures for Evaluating Electrical Performance and Grid Integration of Vehicle-to-Grid Applications

This report from the U.S. Department of Energy examines the connection of an electric car battery to the electric grid both for charging the battery and for providing power from the battery to the grid.  Detailed test procedures are presented based on IEEE Std. 1547 Standard for Interconnecting Distributed Resources with Electric Power Systems.  Some of the tests include power conversion efficiency, power reserve, and charging time.

























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