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GreenPower enters joint venture with Jupiter Group

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The manufacturer and distributor of zero-emission, electric-powered vehicles says this new agreement will allow it to bring its products to the Indian market. 

GreenPower’s EV Star Cab and Chassis Right Hand Drive

HYDERABAD — GreenPower Motor Company Inc. has entered into a joint venture with the Jupiter Wagon Group through its subsidiary, EA Green-Power Pyt. Ltd.

The manufacturer and distributor of zero-emission, electric-powered vehicles says this new agreement will allow it to bring its products to the Indian market.

Jupiter manufactures railway wagons, passenger coaches, wagon components and castings in India. Some of Jupiter’s clients include the India’s Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Shipping, Tata Motors, VOLVO Eicher Motors, Bharat Benz and Avia Motors. The company also owns manufacturing facilities across India.

“GreenPower has joined forces with Jupiter Wagon Group to bring GreenPower’s EV Star CC to the Indian Market,” stated Brendan Riley, GreenPower president in a statement.

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“Both GreenPower and Jupiter believe that this zero-emission, battery electric platform is exactly what is needed for India to both provide a clean air solution and a cost-effective way to move people and goods. This collaboration leverages the proven EV prowess of GreenPower and the manufacturing and distribution strength of JWL.”

GreenPower’s EV Star Cab is a multi-utility zero-emissions vehicle with a standard battery pack of 62.5 kWh providing a payload of 4,095 kilograms with a range of 150 kilometers. Alternatively, drivers can also opt for its battery pack of 118 kWh providing a payload of 3,675 kilograms with a range of 250 kilometres.

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