A new initiative by the Hyderabad Metro Rail

In one of the best initiatives and first of its kind in the country, L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited has teamed up with the Power Grid Corporation of India Limited to facilitate the provision of electric vehicle charging stations at Metro stations.



A contract had been signed with the Powergrid Corporation of India to promote EV Charging Stations at metro stations, LTMRHL said in a release here today.



“To start with, Powergrid shall develop charging stations at Miyapur and Dr. B R Ambedkar Balanagar Metro Stations, it said. Powergrid shall subsequently develop EV charging stations across the entire metro corridors.



“We are committed to providing best in class eco-friendly green Metro services to the citizens of Hyderabad and this is a step in that direction,” LTMRHL MD & CEO KVB Reddy said.



Initially, Miyapur and Balanagar Metro stations will be equipped with the charging stations and subsequently, the facility will be available at the other stations as well. This initiative was taken to promote the electric vehicle charging stations for first and last mile connectivity at Metro stations.

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