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NYC’s grid is stressed. A smart’ EV charging program aims to help

Con Ed’s revamped SmartCharge program will tap direct-to-EV communications to track and pay drivers for charging at times that reduce grid strain.

Jeff St. John  . 

A hand holding a phone with a mobile app with charging status and incentive options for a Tesla plugged into an EV charger’s software taps on-board EV telematics to reward New York City EV drivers for charging when power is plentiful and avoiding charging when the grid is under stress. (