What is Ford Intelligent Backup Power?

Ford Intelligent Backup Power turns your F-150® Lightning® into a backup generator for your house. It can help mitigate the effects of scheduled outages or rolling blackouts, powering your home even as your house goes off the grid. 

If your F-150 Lightning is plugged in when an outage occurs, Intelligent Backup Power can automatically activate to power your home. When power is restored, your truck will automatically revert to its planned charge schedule.

Intelligent Backup Power Frequently Asked Questions

Select from the questions below to learn more about Intelligent Backup Power:

How much power does the F-150 Lightning generate with Ford Intelligent Backup Power? How many days can it power my home?

With the ability to offload up to 9.6 kilowatts of energy, a fully charged F-150 Lightning can provide full-home power for up to three days. It can last as long as 10 days if you ration that power.

Will Intelligent Backup Power only work at my home? 

It will work wherever the Ford Charge Station Pro and home installation set-up is established. This could be your home or place of work. 

Who is collaborating with you?

Ford is teaming up with Qmerit to facilitate easy installation of the Ford Charge Station Pro. 

Sunrun is providing the home integration system that enables Intelligent Backup Power. 

Through these collaborations, you will have the opportunity to purchase solar energy installations, enabling you to step further into the world of alternative energy and potentially charge your truck with the power of the sun.

Can I do the installation myself?

We recommend the installation be done by our suggested collaborators or another licensed electrician.

Who pays for the cost of installation? 

You are responsible for home installation costs.

Visita el F-150 Lightning Backup Power page for more information.

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