100 EV charging stations to be installed by Tata Power in Maharashtra
Tata Power has chalked out its final plans to install about 100 Electric Vehicle charging stations across Maharashtra for public use, in partnership with Tata Motors. The installations, part of the MOU signed by Tata Motors with the Maharashtra Government, will deploy 1,000 Electric Vehicles (EV) across its range of passenger and commercial vehicles in the State and setting up of EV charging stations by Tata Power.
The stations will be installed in strategic locations, depending upon the vehicle population, ease of charging facility and on important routes connecting major cities, among others. Tata Power plans to device a mix of fast and regular chargers at these charging stations that will facilitate to charge vehicles from both private and public realms of life. The chargers can also monitor the car battery charging status and units consumed while charging a car. The chargers can also monitor the car battery charging status and units consumed while charging a car.
The nine new locations where the EV charging stations have come up include Matunga, BKC, Bhandup, Chembur, Malad and Carnac Bundar, Bandra Kurla Complex and Borivali (near Western Express Highway).