IBM & ESB Facilitate Electric Car Driver Seamless Charging
Electric car charging will become easier to use, thanks to a joint venture between IBM and ESB ecars implementing a fully integrated smarter charging system. The project is set to revolutionize electric car charging by allowing the electric car drivers to bill back to their utilities.
Electric Car Driver Benefit. IBM is unveiling an inaugural project with ESB to test a flexible infrastructure for electric car charging. This will address concerns service providers and management companies have regarding user charging demands. By writing the software to provide utilities, third parties and cities a better understanding of how, when and where an electric car driver charge, retailers and utilities will be able to share a common platform for payment which will benefit users. Those benefits include the ability to bill their energy provider, regardless of where they charge.