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Switch Mobility, JBM among 6 firms to supply 6,465 electric buses

Winners of 1st tender declared; Delhi gets highest 3,980

e-bus, Electric bus

Nitin Kumar New Delhi
Six original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) have been selected to supply 6,465 electric buses under the country’s first e-bus tender of the National E-Bus Programme (NEBP).

Ashok Leyland’s Switch Mobility, global giant JBM Group, Maharashtra-based Greencell Mobility, Intact Transport, Pinnacle Mobility, and PMI Electro (in consortium with Greencell Mobility and Intact Transport) have been announced as the winning bidders. The tender, invited by state-owned Convergence Energy Services (CESL), was finalised on January 2.

According to the data shared by CESL, the lowest price discovered for a 12-metre bus (intra-city) was Rs 54.3 per kilometre (km), and 12-metre bus (intercity) was Rs

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First Published: Feb 19 2023 | 7:07 PM IST

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