Launch: Indian business leaders call for a national EV ambition
Venue: Business Pavilion n.1, Boardroom, Hall 4 – Hosted by WBCSD
Date: 1 November
Time: 11:30-12:30 GMT
Description: WBCSD and leading Indian businesses are calling on the Government of India to support an ambitious target to ensure that at least 65% of all vehicles sold in India are electric by 2030. After rapid growth in India’s renewable energy sector, business leaders see decarbonization of transport as India’s next frontier to address climate change.
During the session, WBCSD will launch the India EV ambition statement and business leaders will discuss how to accelerate large-scale adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) in the country.
Nishant Arya, Vice Chairman, JBM Group
Naveen Munjal, MD, Hero Electric