Electric vehiclesProject Origin Energy Electric Vehicles Smart Charging Trial
Origin completed a trial that commenced in August 2020 and involved managing 200 EV smart chargers of residential and commercial participants. This report summarises insights and lessons learned over the 28-month trial period.
The Smart Charging Trial (the Trial) is an ARENA-funded project that seeks to collect
insights into the charging behaviour of EV drivers across residential and commercial
applications as well as the effectiveness of smart charging to optimise EV charging in
response to signals from the electricity system.
The Smart Charging Trial successfully demonstrated the effectiveness of smart
charging in managing the charging of EVs across residential and commercial