Finland Gets Its 1st Public Bidirectional V2G Charging Station

Finland Gets Its 1st Public Bidirectional V2G Charging Station

Finland recently had its first public, bidirectional electric vehicle charging point installed in its capital, Helsinki. What this means is that the country now has its first vehicle-to-grid (V2G) capable electric vehicle (EV) charging point — where it’s possible for electricity stored in an EV’s battery pack to be fed back into the grid, rather than just conversely (electricity from the grid being fed into an EV’s battery pack). The new V2G-enabled charging point is joined at the site with an existing solar PV energy installation and a stationary energy storage system. “With the V2G charging point we can […]