Delta Electronics India Pvt. Ltd, a leading Power and Energy management company has now launched Mumbai’s first DC Fast-Charger station at Maharashtra Mantralaya.
Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science & Technology & Earth Sciences, Government of India and Chief Minister of Maharashtra were present at the occasion among other dignitaries. The company installed a 15 kW DC Fast-Charger EV Charging Station at Maharashtra Mantralaya.
Akshaye Barbuddhe, Business Head of EV Charging Solutions business of Delta Electronics India said “With our new range of electric vehicle charging solutions, we intend to support the GOI’s mission to drive electric mobility. Our entire suite of solutions in EV Charging including the Bharat Chargers will complement the Indian e-mobility initiative providing a reliable technology and backing of the Delta brand. The DC Fast Charger station that is provided by Delta at Mantralaya has the capacity of 15 kW and is made based on the Bharat EV specifications standard.”
He added, “Delta’s comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient advanced EV charging stations will offer solutions to all kind of e-buses, e-cars and commercial electric-vehicle (EV), including the newly launched e-cars such as Tata Tigor EV and Mahindra Verito. Once fully charged the car battery is able to sustain up to 100 to 120 km. ARAI certified these chargers are designed and manufactured locally further supporting GOI’s Make in India initiative.”
At the same time, among other companies, Tata Motors has signed a MoU with the Government of Maharashtra to promote e-mobility here. The company looks to expand it’s electrc vehicle offerings beyond the current scope of EESL tender, and is working with Tata Power to facilitate setting up EV charging stations in Mumbai.
Guenter Butschek, CEO & MD, Tata Motors said,”As part of our tender with EESL, we have already completed the production of 250 cars and initiated the execution of phase 2 orders. Today’s delivery of 5 Tigor EVs by EESL to the Maharashtra Government has effectively paved way for connecting our aspirations in the e-mobility space with the Government’s vision. With Tata Tigor EV, we have begun our journey in boosting e-mobility and will offer a full range of electric vehicles to the Indian customers. We continue to work in a collaborative manner to facilitate faster adoption of electric vehicles and to build a sustainable future for India.”
CM @Dev_Fadnavis , Union Minister @drharshvardhan and Mr @ErikSolheim , Executive Director, @UNEnvironment also inaugurated EESL and Zoom cars by Mahindra at Gateway of India. Mr @anandmahindra was present too . @EESL_India pic.twitter.com/GWAiFc9gPs
— CMO Maharashtra (@CMOMaharashtra) May 31, 2018