The new policy push for electric vehicles from the state government is built on a 10-year road map spanning 2020-2030
Policy must be geared towards affordability so that sufficient demand is generated
Proposals have been invited from interested entities to build and operate EV charging infrastructure on the Mumbai – Pune, Ahmedabad-Vadodara, Delhi-Agra, Bengaluru-Mysore, Bengaluru-Chennai, Surat – Mumbai, Agra – Lucknow, Eastern Peripheral and Hyderabad-ORR expressways.
The Transport department, in it notification issued on Saturday, stated that the Lieutenant Governor of the National Capital Territory of Delhi exempted the tax levied upon all battery electric vehicles with immediate effect.
In September, sales of high-speed electric two-wheelers increased by 72 percent with the registration of 2,544 units, shows SMEV data
India’s road to the electrification of automobiles has long been rocky. It is unlikely to get smoother post the pandemic but there is a glimmer of hope due to a gradual change in the mindset of a section of customers and the EV action in two-wheelers.
The automobile industry is rapidly approaching the tipping point when, it will be as cheap, and maybe cheaper, to own a plug-in vehicle than one that burns fossil fuels
India must keep its sights trained on a future where mobility will have a healthy and sustainable mix of EVs, hybrids, and biofuel-based vehicles
Flipkart will install charging infrastructure near its supply chain outlets and conduct awareness programs as part of its global electric mobility initiative (EV100).
Many cars were touted as Tesla killers, but nothing comes as close as the XP-1. Of course, this is limited run car, but even CEO, Angelo Kafantaris says he isn’t interested in taking on the EV giant.
The battery could be provided separately by the OEM or the energy service provider
Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) has set up the public charging plaza for EVs, the first one in India, in collaboration with the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC).
Indian Oil Corp (IOC) will begin with a pilot of battery swapping at one of its outlets in Chandigarh and gradually scale it up to 20 stations, company chairman Sanjiv Singh said at the launch.
China produces more than 80 percent of all EVs globally and has the largest reserves of lithium in the world
Batteries from the project were to be supplied for electric vehicles of Hyundai, M&M, Renault and M&M’s South Korean subsidiary Ssangyong.
Here's a look at all the electric vehicles that launched and will be launched in 2020
According to data by Society of Electric Vehicle Manufacturers (SMEV), 1,52,000 electric two-wheelers, 3,400 electric passenger vehicles (ePV) and 600 electric buses were sold during 2019-20.
A bench, headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde, enquired from Nadkarni as to whether the minister can come over for an interaction to assist this court.
Aside from the public sector undertakings (PSUs), the urban local bodies of Dehradun, Guwahati and Tirupati, and municipal corporations of Navi Mumbai and Bhubaneswar also won bids.
The company plans to increase production of its e-scooters and bikes, Evolet Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director Prerana Chaturvedi said at the unveiling.
The company, which earlier planned to launch an electric vehicle (EV) based on WagonR this year, is reviewing the decision as it is finding it difficult to bring EV to the market at an affordable price.
The automaker, which is looking to drive in a mass market electric vehicle (EV) over the next two-three years, said it will look to increase localisation to keep the price of the model under check to offset impact of increased customs duty.
Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma talks to Swaraj Baggonkar to understand if this is the right time to purchase EVs.
Reaffirming the national vision towards moving to clean mobility, Kant said, given its size and scale of growth potential, Indian industry must be the biggest driver of change to make the country the centre for manufacturing EVs.
The news comes as Subaru has strengthened capital ties with Toyota Motor Corp , in a trend of global automakers joining forces to slash development and manufacturing costs of new technology.