Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) is planning to set up a network of solar-based electric vehicle chargers (SEVC) on the Delhi-Chandigarh highway. The company will design, engineer, manufacture, supply and install the EV charging stations along with a central monitoring system. Each SEVC charging station will be equipped with a rooftop solar power plant to supply green energy to fast and slow chargers planned to be installed at the location.
The project is covered under the FAME scheme [Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid &) Electric Vehicles in India] of the Department of Heavy Industry (DM), Government of India. Further details are being worked out.
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