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Switch Mobility sees e-bus market tripling to 6,000 units next year

Switch India has already secured an order of 200 electric double decker buses in Mumbai and is looking at a dominant space in the electric double decker segment, across key regions in the country

Switch Mobility sees e-bus market tripling to 6,000 units next year
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Switch India has already secured an order of 200 electric double decker buses in Mumbai

Shally Seth Mohile Mumbai
Switch Mobility — the EV arm of Ashok Leyland — is expecting e-bus volumes in the country to triple next year from current levels as various state transport undertakings (STUs), road transport corporations and private bus operators look to take the electric mobility route, a senior company official said.

On Thursday, the UK-based step-down subsidiary of the company launched the country’s first electric double-decker bus EiV22 in Mumbai. It can ferry nearly twice the number of seated passengers as a comparable single-decker bus with just 18 per cent increase in kerb weight. Depending on the battery and vehicle specifications, each

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First Published: Aug 18 2022 | 7:47 PM IST

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