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Australians Develop Money-Saving EV Charger

ChargeIQ EV charger allows drivers to lower their charging costs by as much as $250AUD through flexible energy pricing.

Published: 29-May-2013

A world-first trial has found that drivers can halve their electric vehicle charging costs using ChargeIQ – an Australian-developed electric vehicle charger.

As part of the Victorian Government’s Electric Vehicle Trial, DiUS Computing delivered a demand management demonstration project using Victoria’s Smart Grid. The project, which ran from June to December 2012, was the first end-to-end use of Victoria’s Smart Meter infrastructure for electricity demand management.

The results of the project were released this week in a project report available via the DiUS website.

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