The state government had granted 100% waiver of road tax between November 3, 2020 and December 31, 2022.
Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles in India Phase II scheme plans to support 10 lakh e-two-wheelers, 5 lakh e-three-wheelers, 55,000 four-wheelers and 7,000 e-buses.
However, its penetration in overall passenger vehicle (PV) sales was miniscule at about 1%. India’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki (MSIL) showcased concept electric SUV- eVX- at the Expo.
The automaker also unveiled an all-electric SUV Concept --- the Kia Concept EV9 and Kia KA4, on Wednesday.
As part of these efforts, charging centres are being set up across the State.
SMEV further asked the government to include light-to-heavy commercial vehicles (CVs) in it to promote electric mobility.
To boost sluggish sales, Tesla offered rare promotions to customers willing to take delivery of a new vehicle before the end of 2022.
The owners of the electric vehicle can avail the subsidy amount by logging on to the portal.
The auto major was in talks with multiple states to set up its EV plant as it aims to have at least 30% of its total sales come from battery powered vehicles by 2027.
Sources said, the decision of providing subsidy taken as per the Odisha Electric Vehicle Policy 2021, is applicable for people who purchased the electric vehicles from September 1, 2021.
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Besides, 12 charging stations with 22 charging points have been set up across the airport to facilitate EV charging for passengers, employees and cab service providers.
The airport operator launched the green transportation programme in June this year through which it aims at swift transition to green mobility.
The civic body will keep supporting the ambitious targets set by the government of NCT in creating world-class EV charging stations infrastructure.
In a major relief to owners of Electric Vehicles (EV), Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) has set up two major EV charging stations on two prime highways in the state.
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