Union Minister Meenakshi Lekhi and TCIL CMD Sanjeev Kumar. (Photo/PIB)
New Delhi: TCIL, a Mini Ratna Category-1 Status Company under the Department of Telecommunications, Ministry of Communications, with support of SDMC launched first e-vehicle charging station in South Delhi area at South Extn. Part I on January 20, 2022.
The launch was inaugurated by Union Minister of State for External Affairs Meenakshi Lekhi in the presence of Sanjeev Kumar, CMD, TCIL & other dignitaries of area.
This e-vehicle charging station is first one in series of 65 e-charging stations to be setup by TCIL in progressive manner in next four months in South Delhi area within easy reach of citizens of Delhi.
Each charging station can charge 06 Two/Three/ Four wheeler vehicles at a time.
The charging stations are equipped with CCTV surveillance & a Wi-fi facility for use by the common public. It is also powered by a 6 kW solar panel.
The e-vehicle charging station will help in popularizing the use of e-vehicle and in reducing pollution in the metro city of Delhi. (Press Release)