WelcomHeritage to install EV charging stations across its hotels

    With an aim to encourages responsible driveable holiday itineraries, WelcomHeritage Hotels partners with SunFuel Electric to install EV charging stations across all its hotels in India. The first EV charging station under this agreement has already been installed at WelcomHeritage Parv Vilas Resort & Spa in Solan, Himachal Pradesh. Abinash Manghani, CEO of WelcomHeritage Hotels shared exciting future plans: ”By the end of this year, we aim to successfully offer our guests responsible drivable itineraries from Delhi to our properties in Panchkula, Kasauli, Solan and Shimla. Adding to the feasibility and mindfulness of Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs) and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEVs), our guests will be able to enjoy the beautiful drives up to these WelcomHeritage destinations without any range anxiety or stress of access to an EV charging station.” Talking about strengthening the EV infra in the country, Sudhir Nayak, Founder & CEO, SunFuel Electric added, “Destination charging is an important pillar among the 3 pillars of EV Charging – City Charging, Highway Charging and Destination Charging.  If we have to catalyse the adoption of high-end electric vehicles in India, then luxury hotels and resorts need to be equipped with a seamless Destination Charging Experience.” Echoing the sentiment Gul Panag, co-founder, SunFuel said, “One cannot remain ‘unfriendly’ to Electric Vehicles anymore and we are so happy to see them take the green plunge. Electric road trips are going to be all the more exciting now!”