On the occasion of the Dussehra festival, an EV charging station has been installed on the premises of Fairfield at Marriott Hotel. The hotel is located in Kakati village on Bangalore-Pune NH4 highway. This fast-charging station has been set up by Tata Power in order to drive the adoption of electric vehicles in the city.
This charging station is powered by solar. This EV charging station is one of the 600 charging stations set up across the country by Tata Power. It is the first such setup in Belagavi.
Tata Power has set up this station in association with Gogte Urja, a division of Gogte Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd. The station was inaugurated by KLES chairman Prabhakar Kore. The station has charging facilities for both two and four-wheelers.