Panasonic has announced the roll-out of first of its kind smart charging service – Nymbus – that is designed and developed to cater to the growing Indian mobility market. The company said Nymbus is a futuristic charging service that combines physical components such as charging stations, swap stations, on-board charges, telematics systems and virtual components like cloud service, analytics, intuitive dashboard and artificial intelligence to deliver a one-stop solution.
Panasonic said it has forged partnerships with electric mobility service providers – Smart E and qQuick. As part of the collaboration, Panasonic will be deploying EV charging service on 150 Smart E electric three-wheelers as well as on 25 qQuick two-wheelers in the Delhi-NCR region.
The company stated that the latest roll-out of charging service will give a boost to the nascent Indian EV landscape, helping individual EV users, EV fleet owners, e-commerce & logistics companies to manage their fleet more efficiently as well as utility providers, vehicle, equipment and battery manufacturers to understand the user patterns and calibrate the products and services accordingly.
Manish Sharma, President & CEO, Panasonic India, said the launch of the charging service will pave the way for an integrated common platform to cater to the needs of multiple stakeholders and trigger rapid adoption of EVs in the country.
Atul Arya, Head – Energy Systems Division, Panasonic India, said the company is offering its solutions in Delhi-NCR region and intends to gradually expand its offerings to other parts of the country.