Telangana govt prepares draft policy on electric vehicles, proposes benefits for manufacturers

The Telangana government has prepared a draft policy on electric vehicles which proposes benefits for manufacturers and to put in place the necessary support system towards embracing the new mode of transport. The policy has three components – for manufacturers, users and support mechanisms, an official said. “The policy has been drafted. We have consulted the […]

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China planing to install 1800 charging points for electric cars in Beijing

About 1,800 charging ports for electric cars would be set up in Chinese capital as part of a study to work out a plan to phase out petrol and diesel vehicles. About 1,615 of these 1,895 charging ports will be installed in the area of administration offices in Beijing city’s Tongzhou District, state-run Xinhua news […]

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Maruti Suzuki gearing up to build electric cars

India’s biggest carmaker Maruti Suzuki on Friday shared that it is gearing up to build electric cars as the government strives to electrify all new vehicles by 2030, however, it didn’t give a timeline for the process. Chairman of Maruti Suzuki India, R C Bhargava said “We will make electric cars. We cannot give a […]

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Allison Transmission expands reach in electric vehicle market in Latin America

Allison Transmission has announced that Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus will be using the Allison automatic transmission in its fully electric e-Delivery truck. Volkswagen’s e-Delivery is the first fully electric truck developed in Brazil and is equipped with an Allison 2100 Series transmission. The e-Delivery truck is targeted for urban delivery and tailored for all applications in emerging […]

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Enel enters into US electric vehicle market with the acquisition of eMotorWerks

Enel Acquires eMotorWerks to Provide Grid Balancing Solutions and Tap into US E-Mobility Market Enel S.p.A. (“Enel”), through its US subsidiary EnerNOC, announced the acquisition of California-based eMotorWerks, a leading North American supplier of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, called JuiceBox, and owner and operator of JuiceNet, an Internet of Things (IoT) platform for the […]

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Nissan IMx, an all-electric crossover concept vehicle unveiled at Tokyo Motor Show

  The Nissan IMx, an all-electric crossover concept vehicle offering fully autonomous operation and a driving range of more than 600 kilometers, was unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show. The innovative concept vehicle provides a glimpse into the future of Nissan Intelligent Mobility, Nissan’s approach to changing how cars are powered, driven and integrated with […]

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Delta-Q Technologies Expands Family of Lithium Battery Chargers for Electric Vehicles and Industrial Machines

Delta-Q Technologies has expanded their family of lithium battery chargers to create the ICL Series with the launch of all new ICL900 lithium battery charger. The new ICL900 is a 900-watt charger, designed to optimally charge lithium battery systems of any lithium-ion chemistry from 9 to 15 cells in series. Delta-Q’s new lithium charger is […]

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Electric Cars in China Are On Track for a Record Year: GTM

According to an industry group, automakers are predicted to sell 700,000 of them in the country. Pushed by strong government incentives, dirty air pollution and an appetite for automobiles, the world’s largest car market, China, is on a path to buy a record number of electric cars this year. The China Association of Automobile Manufacturers […]

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Futuristic solar-powered Dutch family car hailed ‘the future’

A futuristic Dutch family car that not only uses the sun as power but supplies energy back to the grid was hailed as “the future” today, as the World Solar Challenge wrapped up. The innovative bi-annual contest, first run in 1987, began in Darwin a week ago with 41 vehicles setting off on a 3,000-kilometre […]

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Dyson dives into electric vehicle segment, set to launch in 2020

British Vacuum Cleaner company Dyson, has announced entering into electric vehicle segment with the launch of its own EV by 2020. The company founder James Dyson in a recent announcement to employees said, about 400 engineers are working with other teams on the project. Dyson has been working on vehicle technology since 1990, when its […]

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