NTPC issues tender for deploying hydrogen FCEV buses in Delhi and Leh
State-owned NTPC has announced that its subsidiary NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Ltd (NVVN) has issued a tender for the positioning of hydrogen fuel cell buses in Delhi and Leh. The bid document sale initiated from June 30, 2021, and will continue till July 16, 2021, NTPC said in a declaration.
The e-buses would be zero-emission vehicles in true form as hydrogen would be generated from renewable energy making it a pure green initiative.
Green hydrogen would be delivered to the buses by NTPC Renewable Energy Ltd. NVVN is providing all-inclusive mobility solutions in all e-vehicle segments targeting a reduction of carbon footprint and accomplishing energy security.
Previously this year, NVVN implemented a turnkey project of supplying 40 e-buses and building charging stations in Andaman & Nicobar Island, a move to reduce pollution in the region.