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Bio-Directional Charging, What is it & How Does it Work?

Bidirectional charging isn't just about environmental benefits; it's a gateway to a whole new realm of possibilities, including making money from your EV.

But what exactly is bidirectional charging, and how does it work?

Bidirectional charging allows electricity to flow both into and out of your EV. With the help of innovative technology, energy stored in your EV's battery can be utilised to power your home or even sold back to the grid during peak demand periods.

While smart charging enables control over charging time and rate, bidirectional charging takes it a step further by allowing energy flow in both directions, offering greater flexibility and potential savings.

So, what can bidirectional charging be used for?

Two key applications stand out:

  1. Vehicle-to-Grid: By supplying power from EV batteries to the grid, EV to grid helps balance energy needs, potentially turning parked EVs into massive power banks. This not only benefits the grid but also presents an opportunity for EV owners to earn extra income.

  2. Vehicle-to-Home : With this, energy from EV batteries can power homes during peak demand hours, contributing to grid stability and reducing electricity bills.

The benefits are clear:

Make Money: Earn income by selling excess energy back to the grid.

Save Money: Take advantage of off-peak charging rates and incentives, reducing overall electricity costs.

Become Energy Self-Sufficient: Combine bidirectional charging with renewable energy sources to power your home and reduce dependency on the grid.

As we move towards renewable energy systems, bidirectional charging is poised to play a crucial role in optimising energy usage and reducing environmental impact. It's not just about owning an EV; it's about future-proofing your energy strategy.

Ready to embrace the future of charging? Discover the possibilities with EVolution.


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