EU approves test to prevent grid problems from vehicle charging

  • 10-Apr-2012 09:05 EDT

The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UN ECE) recently approved a measure designed to ensure proper electromagnetic compatibility between the electricity grid and vehicles (battery-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric types) that are being recharged via a plug, according to InterRegs, an online resource for global vehicle safety and emissions regulations. Compliance with these new requirements (in the form of the 04 series of amendments to Regulation No. 10) becomes mandatory from Oct. 28, 2014, for new types of vehicle and from Oct. 28, 2016, for all new vehicles.

Share
HTML for Linking to Page
Page URL
Grade
Rate It
4.60 Avg. Rating

Read More Articles On

2015-06-05
The beginnings of the new compact sedan can be traced back to the slightly ethereal, emotional, even psychological world of marketing.
2015-06-05
General Motors gives the compact car a stronger foundation for the ATS-V's more powerful twin-turbo V6, bigger brakes, and stickier tires.
2015-06-29
Two years after the third-generation Mitsubishi Outlander arrived in the U.S. market, the crossover utility vehicle was revised for the 2016 MY with new signature front-end styling and 100-plus engineering and design changes.
2015-07-01
Its programs include driver brain wave analysis, heart and respiration monitoring, safer autonomous driving, and added driver support.

Related Items

Training / Education
2010-03-15
Technical Paper / Journal Article
2003-10-27
Training / Education
2013-02-20
Article
2015-06-05
Technical Paper / Journal Article
2003-10-27