FedEx Express to trial electric vehicles in India

Friday, 21. January 2022 12:00

FedEx Corp.'s Express subsidiary announced on Friday that it will begin electric vehicle (EV) trials in India as part of its worldwide goal of reaching carbon-neutral operations by 2040.

A statement released by the company said the test is expected to be completed within a month in Bangalore. The vehicle technology will be evaluated in FedEx Express operations, analyzing the operational efficiency of vehicles loaded with packages on a standard route. If the results are positive, the company will extend the tests to Delhi.

"FedEx has a mission to connect the world responsibly and resourcefully, and I'm incredibly pleased to announce the launch of our electric vehicle trial in India, which is in line with our global goal to achieve carbon-neutral operations by 2040," stated Mohamad Sayegh, vice president of India operations for FedEx Express.

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