IBEF: June 09, 2020
MG Motor India entered in partnership with Tata Power to set up superfast chargers for electric vehicles (EV) at select MG dealerships and offer end-to-end charging solutions. Under this association, Tata Power will deploy 50KW DC superfast chargers at select MG dealerships besides offering end-to-end electric vehicle charging solutions, the company said in a statement.
With this, MG Motor plans to lay a specific focus on the key target cities they will be venturing into as a part of their future EV expansion plans.
The company said, "These superfast 50KW DC chargers will be accessible by both MG ZS EV customers as well as other EV owners whose automobiles are compatible with the CCS/CHAdeMO charging standards."
The Combined Charging System (CCS) and CHAdeMO are two different EV charging standards that are used globally.
MG Motor India President and Managing Director, Mr Rajeev Chaba said, "Further strengthening our commitment to India, we aim to provide our customers with a robust charging ecosystem to promote the adoption of cleaner and greener mobility solutions".
Tata Power Company Ltd CEO and Managing Director, Mr Praveer Sinha said through the partnership the company will associate with MG Motor India as an end-to-end EV charging partner as also work on second life of battery usage in future.
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