MG Motor, Tata Power Corporation open first superfast electric vehicle charging station in Nagpur

Further strengthening EV ecosystem, the move is part of MG’s recent partnership with Tata Power for setting up charging facilities across the country

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MG Tata EVMG Motor India and Tata Power Corporation Limited have announced the inaugural of the first superfast charging EV station in Nagpur.

The facility is available to all vehicles compatible with CCS/ CHAdeMO fast-charging standards and is in part of MG Motor’s commitment to provide a 5-way charging ecosystem.

The MG ZS EV can be charged up to 80 per cent in 50 minutes at the facility.

Talking about the development, MG Motor India Chief Commercial Officer Gaurav Gupta said, “the partnership, which has further strengthened the EV charging ecosystem in Nagpur, aims to provide customers with a robust charging ecosystem to promote the adoption of cleaner and greener mobility solutions.”

Superior EV adoption

Gupta said they are confident that it will pave the way for superior EV adoption in the region. He added: “With Tata Power as partner, a renowned major in the field of renewable energy, we are confident that we will create a distinct synergy together.”

From Tata Power, its New Business Services’ chief Rajesh Naik said, “Now, more than ever, businesses have to work with a purpose – one of which is to ensure we take responsibility for protecting our environment.”

Stating that they are heavily committed to sustainable energy solutions, Naik added: Our collaboration with MG Motor demonstrates our commitment to add impetus to the EV migration in India. Nagpur’s first-ever Superfast Charging EV station is just the beginning and we look forward to quickly adding more cities to this exciting transformation.

MG Motor India has a total of 10 SuperFast 50 kW charging stations across its dealerships in five cities – New Delhi- NCR, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, and Hyderabad.

On the other hand, Tata Power, has established an elaborate EV Charging ecosystem with more than 200 charging points in 24 cities under the EZ Charge brand along with a digital platform to facilitate a smooth and easy customer experience.

(With inputs from Automotive Lead Research Team)

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