Could EVs overload the power grid? 

As nations prepare for an onslaught of electric cars on the road, we delve into the impact such demand could have on the national grid.

An £11.4m programme of funding by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy is getting off the ground to make it easier for an electric vehicle (EV) to return electricity to the network during times of peak loading. Since June, all new private chargepoints must be smart enough to adjust their rate of charge in response to external signals, in order to ease demand on the network at times like the evening peak.

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