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Amazon to add 10k EVs to delivery fleet

In a statement, the company said its commitment to electric mobility comes after running successful pilots in several cities last year, and will have its electric fleet operating in 20 cities across the country, including Delhi-NCR, Bengaluru and Hyderabad within the year.

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Last Updated: Jan 21, 2020, 09.33 AM IST
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BENGALURU: Amazon India has made a commitment to induct 10,000 electric vehicles (EV) into its delivery fleet by 2025, as part of the company’s efforts to reduce the carbon footprint and environmental impact of its operations.

In a statement, the company said its commitment to electric mobility comes after running successful pilots in several cities last year, and will have its electric fleet operating in 20 cities across the country, including Delhi-NCR, Bengaluru and Hyderabad within the year.

“At Amazon India, we are committed to building a supply chain that will minimise the environmental impact of our operations,” said Akhil Saxena, vice-president, Customer Fulfillment – Apac & Emerging Markets, Amazon.

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