Schneider Electric India, the global specialist in energy management has announced its tie-up with Essel Infraprojects Limited (EIL). Schneider Electric has signed a pact with Essel Group to develop smart city projects in India.
Commenting on the development, Anil Chaudhry, Country President and Managing Director, Schneider Electric India said “Schneider Electric will bring its expertise and experience to projects in sectors of Smart Cities, Urban Mobility and Renewable Energy and is willing to explore and cooperate to deliver many such projects jointly. We are glad to tie-up with Essel Group which will further bolster Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision to develop 100 efficient liveable sustainable and inclusive smart cities.”
Schneider Electric has executed more than 250 projects across the globe. Earlier, the firm has accomplished smart city projects in various places including Hong Kong, Carson City, Barcelona and Lyon and now coming up with similar successes in India.
“Schneider Electric is a company which has significantly upped the tempo of its smart city strategy in India and is now on the springboard to leverage its immense potential and experience, that will strengthen its position in India as one of the leading smart city management companies that can contribute significantly in converting the Government’s ‘100 smart city’ vision”, the press release states.
He further added, “Setting a smart city vision and effectively moving towards it with a bottom-up, systems-based approach is critical to ensuring resource efficiency and security, as well as maintaining socially inclusive growth”.
With this association, Schneider Electric India is aiming to serve Smart City customers and help the country in delivering smart, efficient, liveable and inclusive cities.