Argonneâ€™s Smart Grid plug-in Electric Vehicle Communication (SpEC) Controller
Argonne National Laboratory, IL, United States
The SpEC Controller orchestrates communication between plug-in electric vehicles and charging stations while PEV batteries are recharged. The highly versatile module is the only controller that implements SAE standards for AC and DC fast charging, enabling the Smart AC and DC fast charging stations for PEVs produced throughout the world.
Primary Application Area: Defense & Transportation
Technology Development Status: Commercial Product
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 9
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Value Proposition: The SpEC module is the only complete implementation of the SAE battery charging communication standards in the marketplace. It can be configured to enable AC or DC charging in PEV or EVSE as well as Smart Grid communication. This flexibility is unrivaled by any known implementation of the SAE standards.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 625
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
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Primary Sources of Funding: Corporate Partner, Federal Grant
Looking for: Development / License Partners