Adani Total Gas, Flipkart sign MoU
Adani Total Gas will aid Flipkart’s decarbonisation journey of switching to cleaner options like natural gas and EVs
Adani Total Gas and Flipkart signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for decarbonising solutions, aiding Flipkart’s journey to switch to cleaner fuel options including natural gas and the introduction of electric vehicles.
Under the MoU, Adani Total Gas will work with Flipkart to support its vision to reduce carbon footprint in the primary, secondary and tertiary movements of goods between sourcing locations, warehouses and customers, says an official release from Adani.
Adani TotalEnergies E-Mobility, a wholly owned subsidiary of Adani Total Gas, will deploy EV charging infrastructure at Flipkart’s pan-India supply chain including warehouses and logistics locations, the release added. "This partnership will go a long way in decarbonising the e-commerce logistics segment in the country, which accounts for more than eight million shipments per day. With growth in the economy, this volume is only set to grow further and requires well thought of solutions to reduce associated carbon emissions."
Suresh P Manglani, Executive Director & CEO, Adani Total Gas says: “We are fully committed to providing clean energy solutions to our customers and to help them achieve their decarbonisation goals, thus actively contributing towards India’s climate action goals."
Hemant Badri, Senior Vice President and Head of Supply Chain, Customer Experience & Re-commerce, Flipkart Group adds: "At Flipkart, we are committed to introducing solutions that help us move towards a sustainable future such as integrating cleaner energy solutions and introduction of electric vehicles in our logistics. Through shared vision and collective action, we believe this collaboration with Adani Total Gas will play an important role in supporting our efforts to achieve our net-zero goals and in catalysing the complete electrification of our fleet, which is a key part of Flipkart’s larger sustainability vision.”