The Central Railway (CR) to launch electric vehicle charging stations at 8 stations of the city. These stations are Bhandup, Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (Kurla), Panvel, Kalyan, Parel, Byculla, and Dadar.
Currently, there is only 1 EV charging point which is at CSMT. Central Railway has permitted parking space outside Kurla Station for Yulu bikes which is convenient for office goers. Electric auto stands is also available outside Thane station with battery swapping point.
The BEST plans to establish charging points for electric buses at 55 places near railway stations, a dozen bus stations and 27 bus depots.
Earlier, Etrio which is one of the leading electric mobility companies in India, has now expanded its footprints into Maharashtra by establishing a dealership presence in partnership with Mumbai-based Vijay Security Systems Pvt. Ltd.
Under this dealership, Etrio will be showcasing and selling their wide range of their electric vehicle models including Etrio’s electric 3-wheelers for the cargo and passenger segments through a newly-opened showroom in Andheri East (Mumbai) – which will cater to both B2B and B2C consumers.