The excitement for electric vehicles these days is at its peak. Various companies are coming up to launch their electric vehicles and also the other related ventures are coming up to build up electric vehicle charging stations to give this a boost in the economy.
The state-operated power firm NTPC on Monday announced that it has built its first electric vehicle charging station in Simhadri, Vishakhapatnam. This has been done in association with the government’s plan to switch to clean mobility.
“NTPC initiates its first Electric Vehicle Charging Station in Simhadri, Vishakhapatnam. NTPC is fully aligned for promoting clean energy transportation in the country, while further hiking the demand for electric vehicles and power generation,” NTPC said in a statement.
Talking about the station, it has been designed and built by Simhadri, which is the in-house NTPC engineering team.
The station can charge three Electric Vehicles simultaneously at the facility. It is also fully equipped with all amenities like parking bays, lighting, power supply and Wi-Fi access for the purpose of automated monitoring and CCTV surveillance.
With this move, NTPC is fully aligned to promote clean energy transportation in India whereas on the other hand, increasing the electric vehicles and power generation.
This will definitely help to boost up the usage and sale of electric vehicles in the country. With this very first move, the company further plans to build even more electric vehicle charging stations in the country.