Become Our Franchise Partner

GLIDA provides its franchise partners with an economically viable Franchise Business Model for setting up and managing an EV charging station to suit the daily charging needs of electric vehicle owners at places of their convenience like highways, parking zones, shopping malls, commercial complexes, railway stations, fuel pumps, food joints, retail arcades, tourist places, busy markets, residential societies or any other accessible areas.

Charging electric vehicle

Investors will have the option to join in this new age EV Charging Business and earn a competitive edge as early adopters, thanks to the government of India's strong commitment and vision to enable India's EV revolution and new EV launches quickly.

The value proposition for our Franchise Partners

GLIDA (formerly known as Fortum Charge & Drive India) provides multiple benefits to its Franchise partners:

  • No onboarding License Fee
  • Minimum revenue guarantee*
  • GLIDA provides its Cloud-based Charger Management Software (CMS) to enable remote operations & monitoring
  • Easy & Secure payments with transaction records
  • Full marketing support for customer acquisition & retention
  • Set-up & operations support
  • The global brand value & expertise of business of Fortum Group

GLIDA Mobile App

GLIDA is the most advanced solution for operating a charging network. We deliver everything needed to create superior end-user experiences, from mobile applications to top-rated customer support.

Electric vehicle drivers can use our app to identify local charging stations and check if a specific charger is available at a given point in time. In addition, they can create their account to make it easier to pay for and manage their car's charges.

They can quickly and easily get an overview of charging locations and see their availability on the map.

They can start and stop charging with ease with the App or with RFID tags connected to their account.

They can order RFID-tag directly from the App. In addition, a registered user can view session history, invoices, and orders directly in the App.

It’s as simple as that!

Franchise Requirement

Area required – Minimum 300 sqft or more (Owned/Leased) 

Investment required – Starts from a minimum INR 10 lacs (Including the cost of one CCS 30 kW dual gun charger). Electrical Infra cost may vary depending upon location and other factors*

Electricity Load – Electricity load will be required as per the charger configuration. Electricity Connection must be arranged by local electricity distribution companies

Other Infrastructure - Charging station to include chargers, canopy, security cameras, fire extinguishers, signage/ branding at entry, Network Connectivity Equipment, etc.


Ideal locations can be numerous:

  • Check Parking Zones
  • Check Railway/Metro Stations
  • Check Hospitality
  • Check Municipal Corporations
  • Check Highways
  • Check Hospitals
  • Check Auto Dealers
  • Check Residential Societies
  • Check Clubs & other Recreation Areas
  • Check Colleges & Universities
  • Check Shopping Malls
  • Check Transportation Hubs
  • Check Corporate Parks
  • Check Food Joints
  • Check Any other accessible area

Who can join the change?

  • Check A person with confidence and enthusiasm and driven by a sense of making an impact in society
  • Check A person with strong motivation and the drive to achieve success
  • Check A person willing to invest and drive the business
  • Check A person having land (Owned / Leased) at a prominent location and a desire to invest in a business with huge business potential

Come, Join the rEVolution! Be our Partner in positively impacting the lives.

Contact Us NOW!

Gaurav Goel

Principal Manager - Network Growth
Tel: +919311966249
gaurav [dot] goel [at] fortum [dot] com

Fortum Charge & Drive India Pvt Ltd

The Oberoi Centre, Building No. 11, Level 6
DLF Cyber City Complex, Phase 2
Gurgaon 122002, Haryana, India
Tel: +91 124 4418800

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