New Delhi, 07th December 2023: DoubleTree by Hilton Gurgaon New Delhi NCR has inaugurated the electric vehicle Charging Stations by General Manager – Rajat Tuli along with Akshit Bansal, CEO & Founder, Statiq as a part of Hilton’s ‘Travel with Purpose’ commitment, demonstrating the hotel’s dedication towards environmental responsibility and innovation. This charging station is equipped with one DC dual gun charger of 60kW, that enables to charge an electric car up to 80% in about 40 minutes only and one AdWall AC charger of 22kW capacity providing for both fast and slow charging services. All types of four-wheelers and two-wheelers with different EV technologies can be charged at this station.
Mr. Tuli added, “This step marks a significant milestone for the hotel, as it aligns itself with the global shift towards sustainable and green practices within the hospitality industry.”
Travel with Purpose: A Commitment to Sustainability
Hilton’s ‘Travel with Purpose’ initiative is a comprehensive commitment to driving positive social and environmental impact within the communities where Hilton operates. It encompasses a range of programs and policies designed to reduce the environmental footprint of Hilton properties and contribute to the well-being of local communities.
The introduction of EV charging stations at DoubleTree by Hilton Gurgaon in collaboration with STATIQ, aligns perfectly with this commitment. Electric vehicles are increasingly recognized as a cleaner and more sustainable mode of transportation, contributing to reduced greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution. By offering this service, the hotel is not only meeting the growing demand for EV infrastructure but also taking proactive steps to reduce its own carbon footprint.
As part of the inaugural offer, guests can now avail a 15% discount at the hotel’s Food Store while they charge their electric vehicles at the dedicated charging station. This not only promotes sustainable transportation but also encourages visitors to embrace eco-friendly practices while enjoying their stay.
Rajat Tuli, General Manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Gurgaon Delhi NCR said,” The driving force behind this initiative, envisions DoubleTree by Hilton Gurgaon as a leader in sustainable and responsible hospitality. We believe that the introduction of EV charging stations is a testament to the hotel’s commitment towards meeting the evolving needs and preferences of its guests. We are thrilled to become One More Hilton Hotel to offer EV charging Station. Sustainability is no longer just a buzzword; it’s a way of life. By integrating green practices into our operations, we aim to create a greener, cleaner, and more responsible future.”
” We are indeed delighted to have partnered with DoubleTree by Hilton Gurgaon-New Delhi NCR for setting up this charging station at their prestigious property. This initiative aligns with our commitment to environmental stewardship, offering guests a seamless and eco-conscious travel experience. Our partnership with Hilton reflects a shared vision of innovation and responsible hospitality, setting a new standard for the intersection of luxury and sustainability. The EV charging station at DoubleTree by Hilton Gurgaon-New Delhi NCR is more than a power source; it’s a symbol of our dedication to a greener, smarter, and more connected world.” – said Akshit Bansal, CEO & Founder, Statiq.