Indian carmaker Tata Motors Ltd. announced Aug. 2 that it will roll out 300 fast-charging stations for electric vehicles through a partnership with Tata Power Co. Ltd.
The two affiliates of Indian conglomerate Tata Sons Pvt. Ltd. plan to establish the charging stations in the Indian cities of Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Bangalore and Hyderabad by the end of fiscal 2020.
They have already launched seven stations in Pune and will install 45 more across four other cities over the next two months.
As a promotion, Tata Motors is offering free charging for the next three months to customers with electric vehicles.
"We are happy to partner with Tata Power for taking the first step in developing ubiquitous EV charging infrastructure in India," Tata Motors CEO Guenter Butschek said in a statement.