The vehicle boom that overtook Bangalore has leftthe city vulnerable to pollution and toxic greenhouse gases. But this is notthe end. According to a report published by TheIndian Express, the number of privatevehicles in Bangalore is expected to hit one crore by 2022.
Nearly 70% of theseare two-wheelers and 20% are cars. The current air quality index of Bengaluru revealedthat the air we breathe is moderately unhealthy (The Better Indian). Improving public transport and walkabilityremain as the most important measures to curb the rising traffic &pollution in the city.
But usage of environment-friendlyvehicles is now being recognized as a more feasible option. As a consumer, you might also save a lot of moneyon gas. Beyond saving fuel and gas, electric cars have another advantage. Lowmaintenance. Since such vehicles are fully electrical, you no more have tochange oil frequently.
It also eliminates the hassles related to themaintenance of your vehicle’s engine. With more technological advancements coming in, thecost of buying and maintaining an electric car has reduced rapidly. In additionto this, tax incentives have made it a cost-effective alternative to regularvehicles. Moreover, electric motors give a smoother driving experience withoutcausing much noise pollution. Above all this, doing your part to protect the environmentis a reason good enough to switch to an electric vehicle, isn’t it? But does owningan electric car in Bangalore makes sense in the present-day? Electric charging stations are still at theirdevelopment stages in Bangalore. You wouldn’t come across a lot of electricfueling stations on a daily basis. This is a matter of concern especially whenit comes to long-distance travel.
Charging your vehicle at home can have a countereffect on the consumption of power. Bangalore being a city running short ofpower, buying an electric car might be an unwise investment. But the use of electric cars still boasts of being thesingle most alternative to reduce your carbon footprint. Phoenix Kessaku as a brand ardently believes in sustainable and responsible living.Usage of recycled water for the garden,efficient waste management, rainwater harvesting facilities and bicycle parkingspaces are some of the initiatives the builders have taken towards building an environment-friendly community. Apart fromthese, in-house charging stations are provided to promote and encourage the useof electric vehicles.
With these in-house charging stations, you’ll never haveto go out in search of public charging booths anymore. So why wait? Be a partof Phoenix Kessaku — a responsibly and artfully created residential marvel andstrive towards a greener garden city.