Lodha Group partners Tata Power for EV charging infrastructure

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 09 Sep 2021


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Lodha Group, one of India’s largest real estate developers has partnered Tata Power, to provide end-to-end EV charging solutions in all its residential and commercial projects across Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) and Pune.

Under this partnership, Tata Power will install EV Charging stations at Lodha projects across the MMR and Pune. The EV chargers will be accessible to all Lodha residents and visitors. Tata Power will be responsible for installation and charging support for the electric vehicles along with 24x7 service, maintenance support, remote vehicle charging monitoring and e-payments through its EZ Charge mobile application.

Raunika Malhotra, president - Marketing and Corporate Communications, Lodha Group (Macrotech Developers) said, “We are pleased to partner with Tata Power for facilitating EV charging solutions across our developments. Fighting climate change and adhering to a sustainable framework has become imperative. Our emphasis on environment sustainability has been evident in our design and operations for many years. We believe that creators and operators of built environment have a huge responsibility to correct course and as leaders we are committed to it through multiple initiatives. We care about our children – future generations who deserve to be given a better earth than what we inherited.”

At present, Tata Power has an expansive network of over 5,000 home chargers and over 600 public chargers in more than 120 cities in India. The company is present across all segments of the EV eco-system – public charging, captive charging, home and workplace charging stations, and has deployed all types of chargers including DC chargers as well as AC Chargers.  

Sandeep Bangia, head – EV Charging, Tata Power said: “We are happy to collaborate with a key real estate developer like Lodha Group. This strategic partnership will allow us access to a vast consumer base of EV users at Lodha. Our aim is to make their life simple and comfortable by allowing easy access to EV charging from the comfort of their homes and offices, thereby, removing range anxiety and encouraging wider adoption of electric vehicles in the country.”