Utilities Get Ready for Surge in Electric Vehicles


California utility prepares for surge in plug-in electric cars - March 14, 2009

The first strong influx of elec­tric and plug-in hybrid vehi­cles will start com­ing next year. South­ern Cal­i­for­nia Edi­son is get­ting ready by test­ing the needs of its own fleet of elec­tric vehi­cles. A strong con­cen­tra­tion of elec­tric vehi­cles could over­whelm the grid.