GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (NASDAQ: GP) confirmed that it has inked a joint venture with the Jupiter Wagon Group (Jupiter) through its wholly-owned subsidiary EA Green-Power Pvt Ltd. to bring select GreenPower all-electric vehicles to the Indian market. This partnership utilizes the tried and tested EV prowess of GreenPower and the manufacturing and distribution strength of JWL.
GreenPower is thrilled to collaborate with Jupiter to adapt a right-hand-drive version of the vehicle that is already successful and popular in North America. GreenPower and Jupiter both feel that this zero-emission, the battery-electric platform is just what India needs to deliver both a clean air solution and a cost-effective way to transport people and commodities.
EV Star CC
GreenPower’s EV Star Cab and Chassis Right Hand Drive (EV Star CC RHD) is a multi-utility zero-emissions vehicle with a basic battery pack of 62.5 kWh and a range of 150 kilometers or an optional battery pack of 118 kWh and a range of 250 kilometers. The EV Star Cab and Chassis from GreenPower can manage a wide range of mid-and last-mile transport needs while keeping the perks of being a zero-emission vehicle.
Jupiter has earned recognition as a premier manufacturer of railway wagons, passenger coaches, wagon components, and castings in India. The Ministry of Defense, Ministry of Shipping, Tata Motors, VOLVO Eicher Motors, Bharat Benz, and Avia Motors are among Jupiter’s customers. Jupiter has manufacturing plants all over India.