The Convergence Energy Services Limited (CESL), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), has placed an order to procure 300 electric cars from Tata Motors.
The award is a part of the Scaling up Demand Side Energy Efficiency Sector Project financed by the Asian Development Bank line of credit to CESL, said a press release. CESL will work with Tata Motors to deploy these vehicles to Government entities, it added.
Ms. Mahua Acharya, CEO & MD, CESL, said, “Electric vehicles are the future. I am so pleased that more and more Government entities in India are switching over to electric transport. Our association with Tata Motors is a good development for the future of mobility in India. Convergence is committed to developing a flourishing electric vehicles ecosystem in the country.
Mr. Shailesh Chandra, President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors, said, “Tata Motors is committed to support the Government’s vision of actively embracing e-mobility and we are delighted to partner with CESL once again.”