30 Oct '14, 12pm

Nissan Leaf-To-Home Electric-Car Power Tests: More Practical For U.S. With Longer-Range Cars?

Nissan Leaf-To-Home Electric-Car Power Tests: More Practical For U.S. With Longer-Range Cars?

By Stephen Edelstein 1,338 views Oct 30, 2014 Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Nissan Leaf-To-Home power station Enlarge Photo Nissan and other makers are beginning to view electric cars not as just as transportation, but as mobile energy-storage units that can provide emergency power and take stress off electrical grids. This month the carmaker will begin testing its Leaf-To-Home energy station in Japan, testing the ability of electric cars to provide temporary electrical power to buildings in real-world circumstances. MORE: Nissan Leaf-To-Home Power Station: Will It Make It To U.S.? The station converts high-voltage direct current from a Leaf's lithium-ion battery pack into the 100-volt alternating current used by homes in Japan. For the test, Leaf plug-in cars will be stationed at Nissan dealerships, where they will be used to provide power for lighting d...

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Nissan Tests Vehicle to Home (V2H) System: Filed under: Transportation News

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gas2.org 03 Nov '14, 8pm

The Nissan Vehicle To Home System (V2H) is a simple idea – use the electricity stored in the battery of an electric vehicl...

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Nissan Leaf Sets a New Sales Record – Again!

Nissan Leaf Sets a New Sales Record – Again!

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SPYSHOTS: Nissan X-Trail CKD testing in Malaysia

SPYSHOTS: Nissan X-Trail CKD testing in Malaysia

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