European Union Urged to Adopt ‘Smart’ Electric Car Networks

Green Car Advisor - February 7, 2010

Envi­ron­men­tal­ists are pres­sur­ing Euro­pean Union indus­try min­is­ters that elec­tric cars should be charged by “smart” pow­er net­works. This would mean that Europe’s pow­er grid needs to be realigned and use clean ener­gy, such as pow­er­ing elec­tric­i­ty plants with renew­able ener­gy sources like wind farms.