Nadat ik ‘Elektrisch rijden’ had geschreven vroeg Rijkswaterstaat mij om nog een boek te schrijven over waar die energie voor de elektrische
SparkCity Symposium: advanced charging strategies (and hotdogs) by Gijs van der Poel
On November 13 2017, SparkCity was formally presented to the public.
Gijs is a consultant and EV expert at grid operator Alliander but while working with us on SparkCity he was a consultant for OverMorgen. His unparalleled knowledge on the link between electric vehicles and the built environment allowed us to select the most representative neighborhoods for SparkCity.
Here he shares some insights on charging strategies and he reveals how it’s connected to the hotdog he was carrying around the entire symposium.
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In 2009 schreef ik een boek over elektrische auto’s dat werd uitgegeven door Rijkswaterstaat. Intussen zijn eerste en tweede druk niet meer beschikbaar
The International Energy Agency has just released its renewable energy prognosis for 2017. The highly influential organization once again predicts that yearly solar panel production will stagnate at current levels. The IEA has predicted this before at least 12 times (as I’ve detailed last year). Every time they are proven spectacularly wrong but the new predictions are always just as bad as the last. Why??
It’s a question dear to my heart. Not only because I make models about this for a living but also because I think we have to cut through the fake news, the bias and the BS before we can see that the solutions to global warming are staring us right in the face.
In this post I present my hard won insights (during more than 25 years of working on radical innovation) on how we might be able to make better predictions regarding energy and mobility. First I’ll present the problem, then I’ll present the explanation and finally the solution. The picture above gives the summary.