Release id: 05/ 2018

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 23 July, 2018


REIL signs agreement with Jaipur Metro for Installation of EV Chargers


Rajasthan Electronics & Instruments Limited, Jaipur (REIL) signed an agreement with Jaipur Metro Rail Corporation, Jaipur (JMRCL) for supply and installation of Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations. The agreement was signed by General Manager (R&D), REIL Shri RK Gupta and Executive Director (Ops) JMRCL Shri GS Bhawaria in gracious presence of Managing Director REIL Shri AK Jain and other senior officers.


On this occasion, Shri AK Jain informed that the EV Chargers are being installed by REIL under the FAME Scheme of Department of Heavy Industry, Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, Government of India with the objective to promote Electric Mobility by creating charging infrastructure and creating awareness. Under the prestigious project of the Govt of India, REIL shall install 200 chargers (150 AC and 50 DC Fast) in the cities of Delhi NCR, Jaipur and Chandigarh. At JMRCL, It is proposed to install 3 chargers each at 5 stations and each charger can charge 3 vehicles simultaneously. These chargers are being installed to ensure last mile connectivity.  Shri Jain also informed that the Company is in dialogue with various Government Agencies for setting up of Public Charging Infrastructure and installation shall be completed by August 2018.    

On this occasion, Shri A. K. Jain said that, the Company by continuous research and development of its products in dairy and renewable sector along with the new automation technology, would also look forward to accelerate the work towards social and economical up-gradation. The Company is promoting new technologies and modernization within its work area which eventually will lead to increased production and better quality products.

Shri Jain said that the Company is continually heading on its way to growth and Company has work orders as per expectations. Company is a part of important missions of Government of India like Swacch Bharat Abhiyan, Digital India, Skill India, National Solar Mission, National Dairy Mission, Smart City and Make in India. Company has expanded its working areas. The Company, in accordance with its plan in the dairy sector, has increased its reach from 10000 villages to 15000 villages. Also, the Company, in expert PSU/PMC mode, has done 70 MW work in the solar sector and efforts will be made to towards its further increment.