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Delhi govt floats tender to set up 100 EV charging stations, Auto News, ET Auto

Delhi govt floats tender to set up 100 EV charging stations, Auto News, ET Auto
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New Delhi: The Delhi government on Friday floated a tender to set up 100 charging stations for electric powered cars across the metropolis.

The tender, which is major in the nation for setting up charging stations, has been floated by Delhi Transco Minimal (DTL), Electric power Minister Satyendar Jain said at a push conference.

Just about every station will have five charging points, earning it a total of five hundred these kinds of points. The charging stations will be set up in a yr, Jain said.

There will be a mandate for minimum amount twenty for every cent gradual chargers and 10 for every cent quickly chargers at these charging stations to cater to all kinds of EVs. Vast majority of these web-sites will be at Metro stations and DTC bus depots, he said.

Underneath the electric powered auto coverage of the Delhi government launched in August very last yr, electric powered cars are qualified to comprise 25 for every cent of the total auto registrations in the metropolis.

Main Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday launched the ‘Switch Delhi’ campaign for selling adoption of electric powered cars and change petrol and diesel driven types that are 1 of most important sources of pollution in Delhi.

Industry leaders have hailed Delhi government’s ‘Switch Delhi’ campaign, said a metropolis government statement.