France's electric car push presents power grid challenge

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* French grid already sensitive to demand spikes * Smart grids and smart chargers seen as vital * Controlled expansion could rebalance networks By Michel Rose PARIS, March 26 (Reuters) - France's power grid, already under strain at peak periods, could struggle to cope if growing numbers of electric car owners all recharge their batteries when they sit down for dinner, power sector executives say. Renault launched its ...

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