GE Mexico begins Chevrolet Volt pilot programme
A fleet of 20 of the extended-range electric vehicles have already been deployed in Mexico City, Querétaro and Monterrey for use by GE employees. The vehicles will be charged using GE’s WattStation internet-connected charging posts.
Ernesto M.Hernandez, President and CEO of General Motors of Mexico, commented: ‘This triple alliance allows us to trace the path to the electrification of the automobile. The feedback from executives and employees of GE, who are the first people in Mexico know the benefits of our extended range electric vehicle Chevrolet Volt, will enable us to understand the conditions of use, and the economic infrastructure needed to market it Mexico in the future.’
Gabriela Hernandez, President and CEO of GE Mexico, said: ‘We are convinced that the best way to contribute to the care of the planet, is leading by example. Through the participation and commitment of General Motors, GE and CFE contribute to the consolidation of a country and help accelerate sustainable environmental culture of our people.’