02 Jan '12, 12pm

Germans Trialing House that Produces Enough Spare Energy to Power a Car

Germans Trialing House that Produces Enough Spare Energy to Power a Car

Designed by a team at Stuttgart University, the house is designed to store excess energy in batteries, but can also use it to power electric cars parked outside. Over the 15-month trial beginning in March, a family of four will live in the house and run an electric car on the spare energy. Opel, Daimler, Volkswagen, Audi and BMW will take turns providing an electric car for three months to support the trial. (Shotgun going to visit during the BMW period.)

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/01/02/germans-trialing-hous...

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