BYD and OLADE Partner to Drive Electric Mobility in Latin America

Electric Vehicle Leader BYD and Latin American Energy Organization (OLADE) join forces to accelerate electric vehicle adoption in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Partnership Highlights:

  • Promote sustainable mobility through workshops and specialized training
  • Site visits and technical demonstrations at OLADE facilities
  • BYD to provide a TANG EV electric vehicle model and charging station
  • Reduce CO2 emissions and contribute to global efforts to cool the earth

BYD Ecuador and OLADE announced a strategic partnership to advance the cause of electric mobility in Latin America and the Caribbean.

This collaboration will focus on three key areas:

  1. Promoting Sustainable Mobility: The partnership will organize workshops and training programs on electric vehicles for public and private sectors, academia, and civil society.
  2. Technical Demonstrations: OLADE facilities will host site visits and demonstrations of electric vehicles and infrastructure for universities, technology centers, and other relevant organizations.
  3. Research and Development: BYD’s vehicles will be used in OLADE’s electromobility studies, contributing to research and development efforts in the region.
BYD and OLADE Partner to Drive Electric Mobility in Latin America

Impact of the Partnership:

  • Increased awareness of electric vehicles and their benefits
  • Development of a skilled workforce in electromobility
  • Acceleration of electric vehicle adoption in Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Reduction in CO2 emissions and contribution to global climate change efforts.

Quotes:

  • Jorge Burbano, Country Manager of BYD Ecuador: “We are deeply honored to collaborate with OLADE, leveraging our expertise in electric mobility and energy solutions. Our joint mission is crucial – reducing CO2 emissions and contributing to global efforts to cool the earth by 1℃. I am confident that our cooperation will serve as a beacon for knowledge transfer and research, fostering sustainable development and energy security in the region.”
  • Andrés Rebolledo, Executive Secretary of OLADE: “This agreement is a key commitment to regional energy integration and cooperation. We are committed to transitioning to a sustainable vision in Latin America and the Caribbean, advocating for a long-term perspective in energy integration. This partnership signifies a notable collaboration for a cleaner and more sustainable future for the region.”

About BYD:

BYD is a leading technology company with a focus on innovation in diverse industries, including automobiles, electronics, rail transit, and new energy. Founded in 1995, BYD is a leader in electric vehicles and has a strong commitment to sustainability.

About OLADE:

OLADE is a respected intergovernmental organization dedicated to fostering energy integration, development, and conservation in Latin America and the Caribbean. Established in 1973, OLADE plays a vital role in promoting energy security and sustainable development in the region.

This partnership between BYD and OLADE is a significant step forward for the development of electric mobility in Latin America and the Caribbean. By working together, the two organizations have the potential to make a real difference in the fight against climate change and promote a more sustainable future for the region.

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