TCPL GES, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Cummins Private Limited (TCPL), a 50:50 joint venture of Tata Motors Limited and Cummins Inc. USA,announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Jharkhand to set up a manufacturing plant to produce low-to-zero-emission technologies for mobility solutions. The MoU was signed by ShriJitendra Kumar, Secretary, Department of Industries, Government of Jharkhand, and Mr. Ajay Patil, Chief Financial Officer, Cummins Group in India, in the presence of ShriHemantSoren, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Jharkhand, Mr.GirishWagh, Executive Director, Tata Motors and Mr.NitinJirafe, Vice President, Engine Business, Cummins India.
Speaking on the occasion, GirishWagh, Executive Director of Tata Motors said, “The state-of-the-art manufacturingfacility being set-upwill produce hydrogen-based powertrains and battery electric vehicle aggregates and systemsusing next-gen technologies. These advanced solutionswill shape the future of mobility in India by enabling customers to progressively transition to emission free, commercially viable cargo and mass mobility in the coming years.”
Speaking on the occasion, Ajay Patil, CFO, Cummins Group in India said, “We applaud the Government of Jharkhand for taking bold stepsto lead India’s transition to an emission free nation. In line with our Destination Zero strategy, this MoU is a significant milestone on our path to zero emissions, and we are grateful to the Government of Jharkhand for giving us this opportunity to contribute toward lowering emissions today for a better tomorrow.”