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SUN Mobility, the leading provider of battery swapping services for electric vehicles (EVs), today announced a strategic partnership with LetsTransport, a technology-powered last-mile logistics and hyperlocal Third-Party Logistics company that is dedicated to the last-mile & middle-mile delivery sector.
As part of the alliance, 100 electric 3-wheeler cargo vehicles powered by SUN Mobility’s swap technology have already been deployed across Delhi-NCR and Bangalore, and in the next one year, SUN Mobility and LetsTransport plan to expand this fleet to over 2000 vehicles, contributing to the fast-growing EV-based last-mile delivery segment. They also plan to provide customizable integrated solutions to E-commerce, FMCG and Bluechip companies. Beyond Delhi-NCR and Bangalore, the companies shall further expand their operations in major cities such as Hyderabad, Mumbai, Pune, Jaipur and Ahmedabad.
Speaking on the partnership, Pushkar Singh, Co-founder & CEO, Lets Transport, said “We are working with our customers to build cleaner and sustainable logistics solutions. With low operational and maintenance costs, we are seeing EVs play a pivotal role in intra-city and last-mile logistics. Our emphasis is on strengthening the EV ecosystem by enabling financing of EVs, partnering with different CPOs and CSO as well as enabling a marketplace for the resale of EVs in the near future. We are excited to partner with SUN Mobility and look forward to deploying up to 2000 Electric Vehicles within the next 12-18 months across 7 major cities – Delhi-NCR, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Pune, Jaipur, Ahmedabad. Along with SUN Mobility, we aim to jointly provide a customizable integrated logistics solution to our E-commerce, Retail, FMCG, 3PL & other Enterprise clients.”
Anant Badjatya, CEO of SUN Mobility said, “We are thrilled to receive an overwhelming response to our electric Mobility-as-a-service solution for last mile delivery. With leading fleet providers such as LetsTransport adopting our solution is a testimony to its cost-effectiveness and reliability. Along with LetsTransport, our aim is to enable e-commerce, FMCG, Bluechip and retail industries to access affordable and electric last-mile delivery services using electric 2- & 3-wheelers powered by our network of swapping stations. This partnership is a big step in our goal of mass adoption of EVs in an economic and effective manner.”