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Fortum launches charging stations for electric vehicles in

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

: Finnish state-owned company today set up two electric vehicle at Indian Oil outlets for the general public here.

Finland to India, Nina Vasukunlahti, launched the facility by virtually charging an electric vehicle in located at Goldstrike Fuel and Services located at Raj Bhavan Road here.

Another charging station was located at an outlet owned by Indian Oil at Begumpet.

"Initially the are being set up at two of Indian Oil on a pilot basis and thereafter it would be expanded to 50 outlets in a period of two years," managing director, said.

Replying to a query, he said the companyhas plans to set up 150 to 200 charging points in the country in the near future.

He, however, said the exact number would depend on number of sold in the country.

A of IOCL said the Finnish company has tied up with it to set up in region.

Speaking at the ceremony, Telangana Principal Secretary for IT and Industries, Jayesh Rajan offered sops to as part of the state government's commitment to green

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First Published: Sat, July 07 2018. 15:20 IST
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