Energy Efficiency Services (EESL) is a joint venture of four other public sector units including NTPC, Power Finance Corporation, Rural Electrification Corporation and Power Grid Corporation. EESL is likely to procure 20,000 electric vehicles for government use by March 2019. The investment would be to the tune of Rs 24 billion in this regard. The state-run company is in the process of signing up MOU with various state governments regarding the procurement of electric vehicles for government use. MOU with Government of Maharashtra and Gujarat would be signed soon for the supply of 1,000 and 8,000 electric vehicles respectively.