Power grids urge smart grid for plug-in vehicles

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* Grids see a million plug-in vehicles in a decade * Grids recommend staggered charging times * Most plug-in vehicles on West Coast and Northeast NEW YORK, March 24 (Reuters) - With a million plug-in electric vehicles potentially on the road in 10 years, U.S. and Canadian power grid operators said the adoption of smart grid technologies and staggered charging times would reduce the cars' potential negative impact on electric load. In a report, the ISO/RTO Council said most PEVs would ...

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