In collaboration with the German Hager Group electrical company, Audi is exploring the possibilities of integrating electric vehicles into the electricity grid. The idea is that cars would also be able to supply electricity back to the house where they are charged. The advantages of this approach would mean a more stable electricity grid, lower energy costs, and make an important contribution to environmental protection.

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Author profile picture Arnoud Cornelissen has for many years been writing about science and technology in, among others, various Dutch newspapers.