BPCL has launched 19 Electric-Vehicle (EV) fast-charging corridors along 15 highways in Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu. EV fast charging stations have been installed at 110 fuel stations in these states. This information was stated by BPCL in its press release dated 24th March 2023.
BPCL has launched 3 corridors in Kerala with 19 fuel stations, 6 corridors in Karnataka with 33 fuel stations and 10 corridors in Tamil Nadu with 58 fuel stations.
Commenting on this launch, Mr Pushp Kumar Nayar, Head of Retail (South) of BPCL said “It takes just 30 minutes to charge an EV, giving the driving range of up to 125 kilometers at our Fuel Stations, therefore we have maintained the distance within 100 kilometres between the two charging stations”