EV Charging Load Factors
Kevin Chandra, Graduate Engineer, South Design and Standards, Austin Energy
Austin is nationally recognized as an electric vehicle friendly city with over 800 charging ports serving 8500+ drivers. Electric utilities must be prepared to support electric vehicle infrastructure and the associated load growth. This presentation will provide an overview on electric vehicle charging at the residential, commercial, and fleet level through the perspective of an electric utility. Austin Energy will share lessons learned during its deployment of charging infrastructure and how it tackles on the challenges in the transportation electrification space. Topics covered will be EV load curves, design scenarios diversity factors, charging use cases, emergency preparedness and more.