TANGEDCO to float tenders for EV charging stations at 100 spots

The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO) will to float a tender for electric vehicle (EV) charging units in the state.

Around 100 locations across highways have been identified for opening EV charging stations. The central government has accorded sanctions for 256 charging stations across Tamil Nadu and 151 charging stations are already functional. This includes stations of private sector entities and public sectors like the Chennai corporation. TANGEDCO will be floating online tenders after the state government gives approval to a detailed project report that has been already submitted by the power utility.