The main objectives of this assignment are:
a) Knowledge support
i. Mapping of charging infrastructure with demand on Indian highways for both e-bus and e-4W.
ii. Study of e-bus solutions for inter-city movements, such as, the optimum range/routes and target cities.
iii. Development of financial viability framework for e-bus operations
b) Capacity building of STUs (and state departments where STUs aren’t present)
i. Review, assess and evaluate existing e-bus operations, support infrastructure, efforts by STUs
ii. Identify issues, challenges, and gaps in capacity of STUs for e-bus planning as passenger transport
iii. Develop training and capacity building modules e-bus planning and operations