In a significant move towards promoting sustainable transportation, Tata Power, one of India’s leading integrated power companies and a prominent EV charging solutions provider, has joined forces with the renowned Tollygunge Club in Kolkata. This strategic partnership aims to strengthen the city’s electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure and contribute to the green mobility revolution.
The collaboration marked a milestone with the inauguration of a 7.4 kW AC Type 2 charger at the Tollygunge Club premises. The event, graced by the esteemed presence of Mr. Sujoy Banerjee, President of Tollygunge Club, and Brig. V Ganapathy (Retd), CEO of Tollygunge Club, highlighted Tata Power’s commitment to advancing EV adoption in Kolkata.
The charging station, catering to both club members and visitors, underscores Tata Power’s dedication to fostering eco-friendly transportation. Mr. Virendra Goyal, Head of Business Development (EV Charging) at Tata Power, emphasized the significance of this collaboration, stating, “Partnering with the esteemed Tollygunge Club is a remarkable achievement in our mission to advance the electric vehicle charging landscape.”
Brig. V Ganapathy (Retd), CEO of Tollygunge Club, expressed enthusiasm about embracing green mobility solutions and reducing the club’s carbon footprint. He stated, “Through this partnership, we look forward to being a part of this green movement and to a fruitful collaboration.”
The collaboration aligns with Tata Power’s continuous efforts to expand its EV charging network. The company has successfully deployed over 50 public and semi-public charging points throughout Kolkata and holds a significant market share of nearly 60% in India. Their network, spanning 420+ cities, includes more than 59,000 home chargers, 4,800 public and semi-public charging points, and 430 bus charging stations.
Tata Power’s collaboration with Tollygunge Club represents a significant stride towards a more sustainable lifestyle in West Bengal. The company’s recent partnerships, including the installation of cutting-edge EV chargers at Kolkata Airport, demonstrate their commitment to advancing India’s electric vehicle revolution.
Both Tata Power and Tollygunge Club are dedicated to environmentally responsible practices and the promotion of eco-friendly transportation solutions within the region, contributing to a cleaner, greener Kolkata and setting a benchmark for sustainable mobility initiatives.