Experts at UD

Willett M Kempton

School of Marine Science & Policy

Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421,

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Professor, School of Marine Science and Policy
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor, Public Policy & Administration

In The News:
High electric bills roil Delaware residents, business
Questions answered for Rehoboth charging stations (News Journal)
Renewable energy: Wind power tests the waters (
The state of renewable energy in the United States: Technology, policy, and the latest trends (WHYY)
Rehoboth brings charging stations to city lot (Delmarva Now)
Electric car charging stations could come to Rehoboth (WRDE)
Community Solar Farms and Storage (The Lawrence Ledger)
Scaling up solar power may demand updated electric grid (Live Science)
Electric cars could produce efficiencies for national electric grid (Public Radio International)
Your car of the future will power the grid (Renewable Energy World)
Going green, making green (The National)
The cash-back car: NRG wants to buy electricricity from EV owners (
Electric Cars Hit The East Coast Grid (
Vehicle-to-grid: A new spin on car payments (Miller-McCune)
The "Cash-Back Car": Danish EVs owners to sell power back to the grid (New York Times)
Electric vehicles sell power back to the grid (Wall Street Journal)
Renewable energy: Wind power tests the waters (
Fisker auction outcome unknown (USA Today)
E.V.'s could be key part of a changing electrical grid (The New York Times)
Delaware taking charge of electric cars (NBC Philadelphia)
Developers face obstacles to offshore wind farms in Great Lakes (Michigan Public Radio)

UDaily Articles:
UD, Honda partner on vehicle-to-grid technology
Turbine generated research funds, energy for UD and community in first year
Limited range, long charging time concerns for potential electric vehicle customers
UD's V2G technology takes national stage
Congress considers bill on UD-developed V2G technology
UD professor testifies about offshore wind for legislative hearing
V2G car generates electricity and cash
UD's Kempton a featured speaker at Offshore Wind Power workshop
Electric vehicles at UD earn revenue from power grid
Local police, firefighters trained in safety measures specific to electric cars

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