BHEL inaugurates first EV friendly motorway in India by admin- Friday, August 20th, 2021 04:02:23 PM
The Delhi-Chandigarh Highway has turn out to be the primary e-vehicle pleasant toll road within the us of a, with a community of Solar-based Electric Vehicle Charging stations (SEVCs) set up through Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) underneath the FAME-1 [Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid) & Electric Vehicles in India] scheme of the Ministry of Heavy Industries. The modern charging station at Karna Lake Resort became remotely inaugurated through Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, Hon’ble Union Minister of Heavy Industries, inside the presence of Shri Arun Goel, Secretary (MHI). Dr. Nalin Shinghal, Chairman & Managing Director, BHEL and other senior officials of MHI and BHEL were also present at the event.
The EV charging station at Karna lake lodge, is strategically positioned at the midpoint of Delhi-Chandigarh highway, and is geared up to cater to all kinds of E- motors plying currently inside the u . S .. Further, the organisation is also working on upgrading the opposite charging stations in this motorway, inside this year.
The establishment of comparable EV chargers at ordinary periods of 25-30 kms. On the motorway will allay variety-tension among Electric Vehicle users and bolster their self belief for inter-city tour. The SEVC stations are equipped with character gridc onnected rooftop sun strength with the intention to supply inexperienced and easy strength to the charging stations.