DECEMBER 4, 2018

Rerouting for Climate: Electric Buses and Cities

See how cities are financing and incorporating electric vehicles into their transit systems


Recorded live at the World Bank’s Innovate4Climate forum this past spring, hosts Marcene Mitchell and Shari Friedman spoke with V. Ponnuraj from the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC), which serves 35 million commuters, and Sascha Kelterborn from Microvast, which is a leading provider of fast-charging batteries for electric vehicles.



Views expressed here are those of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of IFC.

V. Ponnuraj

Managing Director, Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation

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Sascha Kelterborn

Senior VP Sales & Marketing Western Globe, Microvast

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Podcast Hosts

Marcene Mitchell
Senior Manager, Climate Business and Strategy, IFC 

Shari Friedman
Senior Strategist, IFC




This podcast was made possible by the generous support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Netherlands.