Hidden Cost of PHEVs and EVs – Part II

If PHEVs or EVs are recharged at night between the hours of 10 pm and 6 am, it’s unlikely the transformer serving the homes will fail. Homes generally have very low loads during nighttime, off- peak hours. If, however, vehicles Continue reading Hidden Cost of PHEVs and EVs – Part II

Hidden Costs of EVs and PHEVs – Part I

Plug-in electric and fully electric vehicles, PHEVs and EVs, aren’t selling as rapidly as people predicted, but it’s still worth looking at some of the hidden costs if PHEVs and EVs were to become popular. Eventually, these hidden costs will Continue reading Hidden Costs of EVs and PHEVs – Part I