electric vehicles

EV makers seek policies to boost sector in Union Budget

Nishcal Chaudhary, Founder & CEO-BattRE, said, “We are expecting a GST reduction in Lithium batteries from 18 per cent to 5 per cent.

published on : 23rd January 2021

Have range anxiety? Jaipur man who drove electric vehicle to Indo-Pak border has some tips

Aakash and his wife Kaushal had several tricks up their sleeves to overcome range anxiety during their 300 km trip to Longewala in a Tata Nexon EV. 

published on : 13th January 2021

After two and three wheeler EV push, govt should shift focus on public transport: Amitabh Kant

The CEO of the government think-tank said the Centre has rolled out incentives of USD 1.3 billion for purchase of 20 lakh electric two- wheelers and three-wheelers till now.

published on : 11th January 2021

Only 4 per cent of targetted electric 2W sales achieved under FAME-II

The actual cumulative sales of electric two-wheelers since January 2019 stands at 52,959 units.

published on : 7th January 2021

Joint initiative with industries to promote electric vehicles in Delhi

​The department, through Delhi Transco Limited, has identified locations and issued tenders for setting up 100 e-charging stations in Delhi.

published on : 19th December 2020

Ola's ambitious initiative in electric vehicle sector

As fossil fuel reserves dry up and green concerns about pollution rise, it is only a matter of time before people begin to shift. 

published on : 16th December 2020

Clean, free, safe transport system is Delhi government's top priority: Kailash Gahlot

Delhi’s Transport & Environment Minister Kailash Gahlot said the landmark EV policy will give a big boost to zero-emission vehicles and his government’s vision of making Delhi the EV capital of India.

published on : 14th December 2020

Ola appoints Julien Geffard to lead Europe electric vehicle operations

Before joining Ola, Geffard was the Global Commercial Director and a member of the board of management at Peugeot Motorcycles and he has worked with Bentley Motors Ltd, Alpine and BMW.

published on : 11th December 2020

Four years on, e-mobility plan remains non-starter in Bhubaneswar

Delay in implementation of these projects have affected the government’s e-mobility plan that aims at encouraging electric vehicles to reduce carbon emission and check noise pollution in the city. 

published on : 30th November 2020

US road safety agency investigating Tesla's front suspension failures

The agency says that 32 owners complained of failures at low speeds, but 11 said the links failed on roads while traveling above 10 mph including four at highway speeds.

published on : 27th November 2020

Electric vehicles to get a boost, Telangana to give subsidy to Indian Oil

TS govt to join hands with RacENERGY to initiate battery swapping at kirana stores; cab drivers thank State govt for subsidy, savings.

published on : 19th November 2020

Delhi government's electric vehicles policy feted as 'role model'

The electric vehicles policy focuses on a very clear goal of ensuring that by 2024, 25 per cent of all newly registered vehicles should be EVs.

published on : 12th November 2020

Andhra Pradesh government to promote electric two-wheelers in State 

The energy department is in talks with various automobile firms to take up the study by providing vehicles on a pilot basis.

published on : 4th November 2020

Manufacturers, experts laud Telangana's 'futuristic' EV policy

Manufacturers of electric vehicles urged the State government to introduce more direct-subsidy schemes to encourage consumers.

published on : 31st October 2020

Telangana EV Policy: First two lakh e-2 wheelers exempted from road tax, registration fee

To proactively support creation of EV charging infrastructure in the initial phase and eventually create a market for commercially viable EV charging business.

published on : 30th October 2020
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