Electric Vehicle Charging - Unit 23: Integration and SMART Infrastructure
This unit introduces the topic of SMART infrastructure. It provides an overview of how SMART Meter networks integrate with Consumer Networks, and the features that may be possible in the very near future.
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• What is meant by smart charging, and what a smart charging infrastructure can achieve
• The limitations of purely electromechanical controls for EV charging equipment, and the benefits of intelligent control
• The different parts of the smart metering network (SM HAN), consumer home area network (C HAN), and how they are integrated
• Data protection and security considerations, and arrangements for software maintenance and failures
• The basic considerations for physical connectivity/integration
Director and Principal Consultant at G Kenyon Technology Ltd, Graham has established his reputation designing and implementing control and information management systems in the challenging environments presented by world-class construction programmes in the airport and railway industries.
Graham is well versed in standard-setting, as he serves as: Chair of the IET’s Wiring Regulations Policy Committee; a member CIBSE’s Electrical Services Group Committee; an IET representative on JPEL/64 (BS 7671, IET Wiring Regulations), under which he also serves as Deputy Chair of JPEL/64 sub-committee D.
Graham is author of the 3rd Edition of the IET Code of Practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Installations, co-author of the IET Code of Practice for Electrical Energy Storage Systems, and editor of some of the IET’s forthcoming Wiring Regulations publications: Guidance Note 5 Protection against electric shock (8th Edition); Guidance Note 6 Protection against overcurrent (8th Edition); and Electrical installation design guide (4th Edition).