Panasonic discloses the launch of neoteric invention of smart Electric Vehicle charging service in India, Nymbus. This is associated with the physical components such as charging stations, swap stations, onboard charges, telematics systems and the virtual components like cloud service, analytics, intuitive dashboard, and artificial intelligence to hand-over a one-stop solution. Nymbus is an unexampled technology platform byPanasonic India’s concentrated R&D efforts, designed and enhanced to lend a hand towards the growing mobility market in India.
Panasonic mentions to partner with electric mobility service providers’ SmartE and qQuick, as the element of its first aspect introduced, wherein Panasonic would deploy the EV charging service on 150 SmartE electric three-wheelers and on 25 qQuick 2 wheelers in the Delhi NCR region. The solution is brought to lend a hand to individual EV users, EV fleet owners, e-commerce & logistics companies to manage their fleet more efficiently and further involve the utility providers, vehicle, equipment and battery manufacturers to make them recognise the user patterns and calibrate the products and services accordingly.
The service is brought equipped with telematics sensors on the vehicles, approving customers to generate real-time data and reports from uninterrupted operation and therefore, allowing them to regulate their fleet in the most efficient way. Formulated to enhance and gather over time, the systems are chased to assist the fleet managers in observing and managing the entire fleet similar to finding out the efficiency of different Li-ion battery packs, avoiding unnecessary charge trips due to lack of charging and real-time data, keep an eye on vehicle data usage etc. The cloud and app service further engages EV and fleet owners to conveniently search and navigate the nearest charging point and hence, lowering logistical challenges.
Mr Aishwarya Kachhal, Founder, qQuick claimed, “Our aim is to establish an integrated green mobility ecosystem for India. We are partnering with the best for making India the leader in green mobility. Panasonic is the global leader in EV solutions with its proven R&D capabilities and global experience. This partnership between qQuick and Panasonic will provide customers personal, accessible, affordable and green mobility. We look forward to establishing along term relationship with Panasonic.”
Mr Goldie Srivastava, Co-Founder and CEO, SmartE stated, “We are delighted to associate with Panasonic and have their charging solutions deployed for our electric vehicles. Panasonic’s technology-enabled charging service would not only help us optimise our charging infrastructure but also help achieve operational efficiencies through real-time data generation. As India’s largest electric vehicle operator, we look forward to a continued association with Panasonic as we work towards the common goal of building sustainable mobility solutions for the country.”
Mr Manish Sharma, President & CEO Panasonic India marked, “At Panasonic, our unending quest for innovation, guided by our philosophy of A Better Life,A Better World, inspired us to take the lead and develop this innovative EV charging solution. With the launch of the EV charging service, Panasonic for the first time is venturing into service domain in energy and eMobility we are creating an integrated common platform to cater to unstated needs of multiple stakeholders and enable faster adoption of EV in the country.”
Mr Atul Arya, Head Energy Systems Division,Panasonic India notifying about the launch, stated, “Conceptualised and developed in-house, our charging service is currently meant for two and three wheelers, but we aim to expand that in the near future to other vehicles. We have currently deployed our solutions in Delhi NCR and aim to expand the offerings to Bangalore, Pune, Hyderabad, Chennai and Amaravati in the next three years and 25 more cities in the next five years (catering to) targeting approximately 1 million vehicles.”