Digital Library on Green Mobility


Implementation Plan for Electrification of Public Transportation in Kolkata

Publication Year: 2017

Author(s): Ahuja A, Rai B, Ghatikar G, Seethapathy R, Suri R, Pillai Reji K


This study prioritizes battery-based Electric Vehicles (EVs) for the public transportation sector—a sector where the accelerated early-stage adoption of EVs can be fostered through public-sector intervention and set the trend for large-scale EV adoption. With a large consumer base in India dependent on public transport, the shift to EVs can lead to cleaner and more sustainable transport systems.

Country: India

Publisher/Organisation: India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF), Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation

Rights: India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF)


Theme: Vehicle Technology | Subtheme: Electric vehicles

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