Hero Electric has join hands with battery pack manufacturer Battrixx for developing lithium-ion batteries. According to the Naveen Munjal-led firm, these batteries will be use in the company’s electric two-wheelers.
Hero Electric sells comfort speed (Eddy and Atria) and city speed (Photon, Optima and Nyx) electric scooters.
As Hero Electric also offers Velocity electric cycle.
The Hero Electric currently has over 850 sales and service outlets spread across the country.
Battrixx is a wholly-own subsidiary of Kabra Extrusiontechnik.
This strategic partnership between Hero Electric and Battrixx will focus on the development and manufacturing of advance cell chemistry battery packs.
The target is to supply 300,000 battery packs and chargers in the next 12 months.
These batteries will comply with the latest AIS-156 amendments, which cover IP67 thermal protection, A/V warning systems, smart BMS and live data tracking with IoT.
Sohinder Gill, CEO, Hero Electric Said :
Hero Electric recently announce that it will set up a new manufacturing facility in Salarpur, Rajasthan, which will be spread over 170 acres and have an annual production capacity of 2 million units.