MITSUBISHI MOTORS STARTS LIMITED SALES OF DENDO DRIVE HOUSE IN JAPAN
Tokyo, October 2, 2019 – MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) starts limited sales of DENDO DRIVE HOUSE (DDH) – a V2H*1 based home system - in Tokyo Japan from October 3. MMC has announced the concept and launching plan of DDH's packaged service at Geneva Auto Show in March 2019. This is the very first sales of DDH in global, and MMC is planning to start its sales in overseas markets.
What is DENDO DRIVE HOUSE?
DDH is a comprehensive system comprising a Mitsubishi electric vehicle (EV) or plug-in hybrid vehicle (PHEV), a bi-directional charger, solar panels and home battery*2 and is designed to be seamlessly integrated as part of the home.
The package allows customers to charge their EV/PHEV at home using solar generated power, and to supply electricity from their EV/PHEV back to the home. DDH benefits customers by helping to save on electricity costs and provide a reliable provision for emergency power source.
Available at MMC dealerships, DDH provides a comprehensive set of services including, the sale, installation and after maintenance*3 of the system's components.
Energy flow of DENDO DRIVE HOUSE
Benefits delivered by DENDO DRIVE HOUSE (DDH)
- Customers can contribute to the creation of a low-carbon society by using the electricity generated by solar panels to power domestic appliances or to provide power to their EV/PHEV.
- DDH provides a reliable emergency power source that can supply power from the EV/PHEV or storage battery to run appliances in the home.
- DDH is offered as an inclusive package at Mitsubishi dealerships, making it easier for the customer to purchase all the system components together and ensure compatibility.
MITSUBISHI MOTORS is working to make society more sustainable and convenient through the electrification of vehicles and home. With the DDH, electric vehicles become a sustainable choice of mobility while driving and when parked, and can be integrated seamlessly as part of home. DDH is a proposal that brings a new kind of value to the electrification of vehicles.
*1 … Vehicle to Home: A system of supplying homes with electric power stored in EV/PHEV batteries.
*2 … Home battery is not included in this limited sales.
*3 … in certain countries and regions, installation and after-maintenance will be handled by outsourced contractors.
About Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada, Inc.
Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada is the sales, service, parts and marketing arm for Japan’s Mitsubishi Motors. With a product range consisting of Mirage and Mirage G4, RVR compact crossover, Outlander compact sport utility and Outlander PHEV, and Eclipse Cross, MMSCAN supports its dealerships with a head office team and parts distribution centre -- both located in Mississauga, Ontario. Established in 2002, MMSCAN and its dealerships employ over 1,200 people in communities large and small. In 2016, MMSCAN became the only automaker to partner with Breakfast Club of Canada with a goal of stimulating young minds and a brighter future in communities across the land.