New Delhi: Convergence Energy Services Limited (CESL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), on June 5, World Environment Day, entered into agreements and memoranda of understanding with governments from Goa and Kerala to buy more than 30,000 electric two and three wheelers.
CESL has also forged strategic relationships with Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), TVS Motor Company, JBM Renewables Pvt Ltd. and Fortum India. CESL and private companies will jointly undertake the expansion and adoption of the electric vehicle ecosystem, the company said in a press release.
I am very happy to have reached this stage working with the States to deliver two-wheelers and three-wheelers. No better day than today, World Environment Day, to announce our many collaborations. We look forward to the exciting work ahead.Mahua Acharya, Managing Director and CEO, CESL
“Under the agreements, CESL will also invest in setting up the electric vehicle charging infrastructure and monitor asset usage. This customer-oriented approach is designed to offer good ease of use and better accessibility. These agreements will also include the development of operators of charging stations for motorways and motorways. The feasibility of the fleet and charging facilities for customers of all segments of electric vehicles will also be explored as part of the project, ”the statement added.
“We are happy to partner with CESL and look forward to stepping up progress to make Goa a green state,” said Nilesh Cabral, Minister of Energy, Environment, New and Renewable Energies in the Government of Goa.
“We are pleased to collaborate with CESL, and we hope to make electric vehicles accessible, affordable and reliable to as many people as possible soon,” said R Harikumar, Director of the Kerala Government Energy Management Center. .
Ms. Mahua Acharya, CEO and CEO of CESL, said: “I am very happy to have reached this stage working with States to deliver two-wheelers and three-wheelers. No better day than today, World Environment Day, to announce our many collaborations. We look forward to the exciting work ahead.
Nishant Arya, JBM Group Vice President, said: “It is a pleasure to partner with a forward thinking organization like CESL to complement our skills and serve the country.
Manu Saxena, Vice President – Future Mobility and Dealer Transformation, TVS Motor Company, said, “TVS Motor is proud to be the first two-wheeler manufacturer to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with CESL. We will continue to help drive electricity adoption in India, staying true to the purpose of our brand, TVS IQUBE CHARGE. LIFE.
Awadhesh Jha, Vice President of Fortum Charge and Drive India Pvt Ltd, said, “Our collaboration with CESL is a testament to our goal of driving the adoption of electric vehicles in India. This MoU to jointly develop a charging station in over 4 million Indian cities and support CESL in managing their network using Fortum’s capabilities as a Network Service Provider (NSP) will certainly bring a paradigm shift in the sale and growth of electric vehicles in the country. “
GSN Murthy, Managing Director (Civil Marketing), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), said: “Together with CESL, we look forward to making electric vehicles more affordable and accessible to the Indian people and we are closely aligning with the initiatives of the government for clean energy and sustainability. . “