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Published on April 19th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan


Mitsubishi x 3 = Smart Grid & EV Research Center

April 19th, 2012 by  

Mitsubishi Corporation, Mitsubishi Motors, and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation have just opened a smart grid–electric vehicle research facility, the “M-tech Labo” at the Tokyo Institute of Technology. The lab’s focus is evaluating the potential for electric cars to stabilize the power grid, something we talk (and dream) about a lot here on CleanTechnica. Here’s more from Charis from a Gas2 post:

Mitsubishi Builds Smart Grid/EV Research Center (via Gas 2.0)

The potential of an electric car to be a rolling storehouse of electricity goes beyond just personal use, according to Mitsubishi; Mitsubishi Corporation, Mitsubishi Motors, and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation just opened a test facility to evaluate the potential for electric cars to stabilize the…

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