Thane is taking credible and concrete steps in moving towards a future of sustainable mobility. Institutions such as the IFC are offering valuable help to the Thane Municipal Corporation to facilitate the setting up of charging infrastructure for faster adoption of electric vehicles.
Sameer Unhale, Additional Commissioner, Thane Municipal Corporation
Hero Electric’s technical expertise and IFC’s vast global experience together will help tackle problem of pollution and climate change in India by facilitating adoption of Electric Vehicles. We are looking forward to our partnership with IFC-EU Eco-Cities program to support Indian cities in its goal of driving sustainable mobility solutions in the near future.
Naveen Munjal, Managing Director, Hero Electric
We will be encouraged to switch to electric rickshaws if public charging infrastructure is available to us as suggested under the IFC Eco-cities program.
Padman Kumar Samal, General Secretary, Bhubaneswar Auto Union
Over September 2017, the Bureau of Energy Efficiency, in collaboration with the Maharashtra Energy Development Authority and the Indian Banks Association (and with technical assistance from the International Finance Corporation), organized three workshops for Financial Institutions looking to invest in Maharashtra’s Energy Efficiency sector. These workshops were held in Mumbai, Pune and Thane.