Electric vehicle makers Altigeen and Bolt.Earth, a leading provider of charging stations for electric vehicles, is joining forces. The companies said that the move intends to help people who use electric 3-wheelers feel more confident about how far they can travel without running out of power. In the first month, it will put up 100 affordable charging stations, and over the next 3 years, it plans to have more than 5000 of these stations.
Dr. Amitabh Saran, founder and CEO of Altigreen says, “The partnership will increase EV confidence among Altigreen’s customers, dealers, and lease operators, through accessible and cost-effective charging. By joining forces, we are addressing the pressing issue of range anxiety that has hindered the widespread adoption of electric 3-wheelers. Through the deployment of accessible and affordable charging points, we aim to empower users and instill confidence in the potential of electric vehicles. This partnership is a stride towards a future where electric mobility is seamlessly integrated into our everyday lives”
Raghav Bharadwaj, head of strategy and thought leadership at Bolt.Earth said, “Our partnership with Altigreen is in perfect alignment with our mission to position India as a prominent hub for the electric three-wheeler market. This alliance will ensure that EV auto drivers across all regions have hassle-free access to our cutting-edge charging facilities. We eagerly anticipate collaborating with esteemed partners like Altigreen as we strive to bolster India's EV ecosystem”.
“To spread awareness, Altigreen will engage in cross-promotional activities to educate electric 3-wheeler users about Bolt.Earth’s app, which helps drivers locate nearby charging points with ease. In-store and on-the-ground campaigns will further publicise the partnership’s perks.” the company said in a statement.