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Ford F150 Lightning Impressions from Marques Brownlee

Announced Ford F150 electric vehicle could power your home for several days in the event of a power outage.

With 9.6 kilowatts of exportable power, the F150 Lightning is a personal generator and pickup truck rolled into one. Bidirectional charging is a new technology that allows for homeowners to siphon energy from their electric vehicle and use it in their home—whether it's for energy conservation or emergency use.

Companies like Wallbox and Ford are pushing for electric vehicle integration into commercial society. Though it might take years, if not decades, to become significantly integrated in the United States, the push for electric cars is only growing.

So, with new technology comes new challenges and barriers to beat. It begs the question: would you make the switch to electric?