How Electric Vehicles Can Help California’s Grid
November 15, 2023
As California's lead state agency for zero-emission vehicles (ZEV) infrastructure and energy forecasting, the California Energy Commission (CEC) is working to support grid-friendly growth to manage the need for additional power for ZEVs and more.
So, how can ZEVs help the electric grid? Buckle up as we break down some frequently asked questions.
First Stop: California's ZEV Record
California is the national leader for zero-emission vehicle sales – with one in every four new car buyers now choosing a zero-emission option and 1.6 million sold, including battery-electric (BEVs or EVs), hydrogen, and plug-in hybrids.