This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

Energy Storage, Backup Power, Peak Shaving, And Building Operations Cost Reductions: Market Analysis And Forecasts

3.  Market Drivers

3.1   Fleets

3.2   Additional ROI from PEV Investment

3.3   Energy Security and Government as Purchaser

3.4   Selected Utility and Other Pilot Projects

3.4.1     Duke Energy

3.4.2     Electricité de France Smart Grid Demonstration

3.4.3     Smartcity Málaga, Spain

3.4.4     San Diego Gas & Electric

3.4.5     Portland General Electric

3.4.6     City of Boulder, Colorado

3.5   Regions Where No V2G Option Exists

3.6   Utilities Buy Power at Wholesale and Sell at Retail

4.  Technology and Equipment Requirements

4.1   Vehicle Energy Storage Performance Requirements

4.2   Onboard-based Vehicle Charging

4.2.1     Bi-directional Power Delivery

4.3   Offboard-based Vehicle Charging and Smart Charging Management

4.3.1     Equipment Connection Standards

4.3.2     Safety Standards

4.3.3     Society of Automotive Engineers

4.3.4     Japan

4.3.5     China     IEC

4.3.6     Communications Standards     Energy Transfer Standard     Messaging Standard

4.4   Building Energy Management Systems

5.  Key Industry Players

5.1   Charging Vendors

5.1.1     AeroVironment

5.1.2     Better Place

5.1.3     ClipperCreek

5.1.4     Coulomb Technologies

5.1.5     Eaton

5.1.6     ECOtality

5.1.7     Eetrex Incorporated (division of Methode Electronics, Inc.)

5.1.8     Nuvve

5.2   Utilities and Institutions involved in V2G/V2B

5.2.1     CALSTART

5.2.2     CPS Energy

5.2.3     Duke Energy

5.2.4     Endesa S.A.

5.2.5     The Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.

5.2.6     NRG Energy

5.3   Selected Building Energy Management and Grid Software Vendors

5.3.1     Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

5.3.2     Portland General Electric

5.3.3     PJM Interconnection

5.3.4     SAE International

5.3.5     Tank Automotive Research, Development, and Engineering Center

5.3.6     University of Delaware

5.4   BEMS Suppliers

5.4.1     BuildingIQ

5.4.2     DENSO

5.4.3     Fleet Energy Company

5.4.4     GE Intelligent Platforms

5.4.5     Growing Energy Labs, Inc.

5.4.6     GridPoint

5.4.7     IBM

5.4.8     McKinstry

5.4.9     Schneider Electric SA

5.4.10   Siemens AG (Siemens Building Technologies)

5.4.11   Silver Spring Networks

5.4.12   ZBB Energy Corporation

5.5   PEV Cars

5.5.1     Chrysler

5.5.2     CODA Automotive

5.5.3     Honda

5.5.4     Mitsubishi

5.5.5     Nissan Motor Corporation

3 of 6

Select the service that is right for you!

Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!


DOW 18,030.21 +6.04 0.03%
S&P 500 2,081.88 -0.29 -0.01%
NASDAQ 4,773.4720 +8.0480 0.17%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs