Tarun Mehta and Swapnil Jain is the founder of Ather Energy Pvt. Ltd., an Indian electric scooter startup, in 2013. Ather 450X and Ather 450 Plus are the two electric scooters that it makes. It has also built Ather Grid electric vehicle charging infrastructure across the country.
On January 2, 2021, Ather Energy commenced production at its Hosur, Tamil Nadu. The new Ather facility can produce 1,10,000 scooters and 120,000 battery packs per year. Ather Grid is the charging infrastructure for electric vehicles in the places where it operates. As of March 2021, the firm had installed over 120 fast-charging stations in 18 cities across India.