Ather Energy mentioned that it has put in greater than 1000 fast-charging stations in 80 Indian cities for the electrical scooters it manufactures.
The corporate mentioned it’ll set up greater than 2,500 stations, known as Ather Grids, by the top of 2023 to broaden its enterprise and promote electric vehicles (EVs). The charging community can be utilized by all electrical two- and electrical four-wheelers totally free till March 2023.
The stations cost EVs as much as 80 per cent at 1.5 km/min. The Ather Grid App permits scooter homeowners to find and verify the supply of the closest charging stations in real-time.
“We’ve got made sturdy investments in constructing what’s already India’s largest public fast-charging community,” mentioned Ravneet Phokela, chief enterprise officer, Ather Energy. “We’re accelerating our scale-up, and in addition including Neighbourhood Charging – a charging answer centered on semi-private areas resembling condo blocks, places of work and tech-parks.”
The corporate mentioned Ather Grids are the most important fast-charging community for electrical two-wheeler within the nation, with 60 per cent of installations in Tier-II and Tier-III cities.
Ather not too long ago additionally launched its new initiative- Ather Neighborhood Charging. The charging answer gives entry to charging stations in public areas together with company buildings, tech parks, and residential complexes.
Ather mentioned it registered its best-ever month-to-month gross sales delivering 12,419 items in January 2023. Seeing the demand, Ather unveiled its second manufacturing facility in Hosur. Ather has a retail gross sales community throughout the nation, with a presence in 80 cities with over 100 Expertise Centres. The corporate is a stable enlargement roadmap masking tier 1,2 & 3 cities in India, rising its retail footprint to 150 centres in 100 cities by March 2023.