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Can Electric Cars Power One Automaker Says Yes

The Nissan wasn t considered one of the top 10 efficient vehicles for 2014, but it set a trend for the rest of the market, with property owners all the world.

The automaker has announced its LEAF electric vehicle has the ability to power an entire with the help of a new system.

Staff members recently a field test for the Vehicle-to-Building that began in July. It six LEAFs connected to the power distribution of Nissan s Advanced Technology in Atsugi City, Japan.

all was said and done, the facility was to reduce its energy use by 25.6 during peak summer

Nissan recently finished a test to see if a new system could an office building from the electric vehicle s battery. credit: Nissan

Charging two ways during the field During peak hours, the drew power from the The cars were charging, the rest of the time.

The staff who commuted to work in the LEAFs, no issues during the testing and their vehicles were fully charged by the time left for the day.

The results have led to approximately a reduction of electrical power use peak hours, according to a statement.

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Though the estimate was on average Tokyo Electric Power the power use would equate to savings of nearly $5,000 dollars or 500,000 in Japanese

Nissan plans to further the system to the end product—the LEAF-to-home to help homeowners regulate energy bills, too.

power units provide an flow of electricity stored in the batteries onboard Nissan [EVs] to residential homes, to Nissan. The system will encourage Nissan LEAF to charge their cars electricity generated during the when demand is low, or from solar panels.

This assists in balancing needs by supplying electricity to during daytime, when is highest.

The system would serve as a backup power during outage or shortages. The offered no word on when the will hit markets in the U.S. or

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