Ashok Leyland has introduced a number of initiatives to construct a inexperienced mobility future and devoted its testing facility at Hosur to solely give attention to alternate fuels.
With a purpose to improve its presence within the alternate gasoline house, the industrial car maker has deliberate a slew of merchandise beginning with CNG and LNG. Moreover, it has additionally deployed a group to focus solely on alternate gasoline expertise that makes use of low carbon, ALL mentioned in an announcement.
“Future mobility is moving towards alternate fuel technology and the Hosur Testing facility dedicated today, managed by a talented and capable team, will help drive ALL’s green mobility future,” mentioned Vipin Sondhi, MD & CEO.
“On alternate fuel options, we are already seeing a push for CNG and LNG, and expect other fuels such as methanol and hydrogen to start replacing fossil fuels. At ALL, we are working on the development of all the above alternate fuel technologies, while we continue to make our IC engines more efficient,” mentioned CTO N. Saravanan.
Energy trains at present are predominantly pushed by IC engines – gasoline and diesel. Over the subsequent decade, alternate energy trains comprising battery electrical, gasoline cell electrical will emerge, and ALL has devoted groups specializing in the event of those future energy trains, the corporate mentioned.