Business Opportunity for MSME - Electric Vehicle Charging Infra and Support Equipments | Event in Nagpur | Townscript
Business Opportunity for MSME - Electric Vehicle Charging Infra and Support Equipments | Event in Nagpur | Townscript

Business Opportunity for MSME - Electric Vehicle Charging Infra and Support Equipments

Nov 23 '18 | 03:30 PM (IST)

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Business Opportunities for MSME

Electric Vehicle Charging Infra and Support Equipments

Friday, 23 November 2018, 3.30 PM - 7 PM

VIA Conference Hall, Nagpur

The upcoming Electric Vehicle Market in India

The Electric Vehicles have taken the world by a storm in the recent years, spearheaded by Tesla which now has a worldwide revenue of $11.8 Billion

India is expected to command leadership in EV space with a projected share of 30% of new vehicles sold by 2030. Govt has tabled a proposal to have a charging station every 3KM in major cities & every 50KM on major national highway.

The EV sector will greatly affect the automobile component manufacturing sector, there are over 8,000 MSMEs and another 50,000 in retails and distribution of aftermarket components which generates over 30 Lacs jobs.

EV Policy updates from various states

Maharashtra state has revealed various plans to ensure smooth deployment of EVs:

Plans to bring Rs. 25,000 Cr. investment for EV manufacturing

New and Expanding MSME’s will be eligible Industrial Promotion Subsidy (IPS)

Interest Subsidy will be provided to qualifying MSMEs

Qualifying MSMEs are exempted from Electricity duty for up to 15 years

For manufacturing units in Vidarbha a power tariff subsidy of Rs. 1/Unit for upto 3 years is provided

MSEDCL plans 10 electric vehicle fast charging stations in Nagpur

Uttarakhand government has announced an EV policy with various concessions for MSMEs:

Investment promotion subsidy of over 25% upto Rs. 15 Lakhs for Micro Units

Small enterprises to get investment promotion subsidy of over 20% for a maximum amount of Rs. 40 Lakh

A subsidy of 50 lakh rupees will be given to the Medium manufacturing enterprises on investments

100% exemption on tax on the electricity tariff for the initial five years will be provided by the government for the MSMEs

Karnataka Government has also announced incentives and concessions for MSMEs:

Term loans ranged from Rs. 10 Cr to Rs. 50 Cr would be provided MSMEs

These enterprises would also be entitled to 100% electricity duty exemption

A waiver of Rs. 1000 each for the training of workers for EV manufacturing

The state govt. would reimburse the MSMEs 30% to 50% of the GST

Workshop Coverage

The potential adoption of EVs in the Indian market will lead to multiple business opportunities across the EV value chain. This workshop aims to unfold the untapped EV market in India to help potential investors and service/manufacturing organizations to understand the technology as well as the business model.

Market Scenario

  1. Global Market
  2. India Market
  3. Key players and their strategies
  4. Value chain and landscape
  5. Opportunities

Specific EV Opportunities Explored

  1. EV 2-Wheeler/3-Wheeler/4-Wheeler Fleet
  2. EV leasing
  3. E-Bus (Intra-city) model
  4. Public charging in India
  5. Battery swapping, battery storage, and bulk charging
  6. Battery Recycling
  7. At-Home charging
  8. Solar integrated EV charging
  9. Battery pack and cell manufacturing
  10. Charge point Network Services

Why should you attend?

  1. Understand the global and Indian market scenario related to Electric Vehicles

  2. Understand the business opportunities in the field of EVs and EV support equipment

  3. Identify new product development, technology partnership, markets for your business
  4. Evaluate EV market for diversification
  5. Become conversant at EV and EV supporting technologies

Who should attend?

Companies, SMEs and individuals in the following sectors can benefit:

Manufacturers of electrical equipment, Batteries, Chargers, Cables, Transformers, Switchgear, Relays, electrodes, electrolytes, copper, Insulation, Plugs and sockets.

Oil, gas and plastics companies, lubricant manufacturers, individual components and spare parts manufacturers of the automotive industry

Electronic Companies specializing in DC charging, LVDC, Renewable energy, Energy storage.

Automobile Components Manufacturers, engine component, transmission components, automobile cooling equipment, upholstery manufacturers

Solar panel manufacturers, solar energy contractors and consultants, Suppliers of supporting equipment for solar panels like invertors, meters, cables, energy storage etc.

Solar panel manufacturers, solar energy contractors and consultants, Suppliers of supporting equipment for solar panels like invertors, meters, cables, energy storage etc.

Owners of Private parking, Real estate, SEZ, Business Parks, Petrol pump, Large Cab services.

Researchers and students of engineering field interested in the EV sector.

Power distribution officials working in electrical generation, transmission or distribution.

Facilitator’s Profile

Mr Rahul Bagdia is the founder of pManifold and leads the Energy and Utilities consulting practice with a focus on PPP models, EV, Energy Efficiency etc. He and pManifold team are helping spread knowledge and accelerate EV ecosystem in India through the “India Charging Ahead” Webinar and Workshop series. 

Rahul has worked on National and City level technical studies for electric vehicles charging infrastructure technologies, standards, business models, user studies, supply chain assessment etc. for Govt. of India, Corporate and International organisations.

Earlier, Rahul led the national level Electric Vehicles Program Management Cell (EVPMC) which works with industry, academia and government to shape the e-Mobility landscape for India, including taking battery swapping technology and business to actual deployments.

Rahul is a graduate of VNIT, Nagpur and University of Michigan.


About pManifold

Incorporated in 2010, pManifold is a Management Consulting firm delivering market transformation, business transformation, customer experience and stakeholder engagement solutions to its clients with the vision of improving public and private service delivery for masses. The firm works across developmental sectors of Smart Cities, Power, Water, Waste, Health, Education and has successfully delivered to prestigious organizations including the World Bank, UNEP, Quality Council of India, National Institute of Urban Affairs, Bureau of Energy Efficiency, International Copper Association, Accenture, SAP etc.

The Energy & Utilities industry practice at pManifold works with utilities, associations, think tanks, development agencies, standards organizations etc. to build upon new business models including power distribution franchisees, PPP models, 24/7 water, waste, electric vehicles, solar, LVDC, smart infra & cities and others.


About Vidarbha Industries Association

VIA  is a premier organization for the promotion and development of the industry in the region Vidarbha Industries Association is more than five decades old. Formed in the year 1964, with the sole objective of achieving rapid industrialization, the VIA, as it is popularly known, is recognized by the government as a pioneer regional industries association.

Its office bearers enjoy representation on several Central And State Government Committees for industry.VIA is affiliated to FICCI, AIMO, MEDC, CII etc.

Towards the promotion and harnessing of balanced industrial development, the VIA tirelessly encourages entrepreneurial spirit through its efforts which include:

  • Continuous interaction and dialogue with all departments of central Govt., state Govt., Local Govt., banks and Financial Institutions on all matters concerning industries and to help formulate policies for rapid industrialization of the region
  • Encouraging industrialists from India and abroad to establish units of Vidarbha.
  • Resourcing projects ideas for entrepreneurs.
  • Organizing conference Seminars, educative and informative programmers on various topics of functional interest for entrepreneurs/ industries.
  • Playing the role of catalyst between industries and educational /research institutes for optimum utilization of knowledge and skill.
  • Creating comprehensive database of technology and information relating to industry for member entrepreneurs
  • Devising and implementing schemes to promote entrepreneurship among ladies and youngsters.
  • Updating members on various issue related to trade, commerce and industry.
  • To provide facilities for exchange of information and opinion of interest to the industry.


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