India's first bio-gas powered EV charging station inaugurated in Mumbai

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India's first EV charging station to run on Biogas was inaugurated in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

  • It was inaugurated by Maharashtra Environment Minister Aditya Uddhav Thackeray.

  • The station is expected to generate 220 units of electricity from the food waste collected from its surrounding areas.

  • This power plant will be used to power street lights and charge electric vehicles.

  • The project is a joint venture between the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation and Aerocare Clean Energy.

  • This EV charging plant is connected to the waste-energy unit at Meenatai Thackeray Park.

  • This is the first project of its kind in the country that uses food waste to convert it into energy.

  • About Maharashtra State 

  • Formation - 1 May 1960

  • Capital - Mumbai

  • Governor- Bhagat Singh Koshyari

  • Chief Minister- Uddhav Thackeray

  • Deputy Chief Minister- Ajit Pawar

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