Tags: Bengaluru

Cell Propulsion launches first battery production line in Bengaluru

Electric mobility start-up, Cell Propulsion inaugurated its pilot production plant in Bengaluru for the manufacturing, assembly, and testing of Li-ion battery packs. The maximum output capacity of this pilot plant is 500kW-hr per month. These battery packs will be installed in the eLCVs that they are manufacturing. Founded by former ISRO engineers, Cell Propulsion offers […]

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Sun Mobility launches battery swapping network in Bengaluru, to set up 100 by 2021

Sun Mobility launched battery swapping network in Bengaluru. In a virtual event, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa formally commenced the commercial launch of the company’s swapping network . SUN Mobility at the launch said it plans to set up 100 battery swapping stations for electric vehicles (EVs) in Bengaluru by the end of 2021. […]

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Aahwahan Foundation launches ‘Go Green Revolution.’ aims at planting 10,000 saplings

Aahwahan Foundation based out of Bengaluru is organising a week-long tree plantation drive campaign in the city of Bengaluru- ‘Go Green Revolution’ from 1st to 6th November where the foundation is planting 10,000 tree saplings in South Bengaluru. The areas that will be covered under this are Kediranahalli Cross to Vega City Mall, Bennerghata Road. […]

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Air pollution increases risk of COVID-19, deaths: Study

 Air pollution in Bengaluru is linked to the loss of an estimated 6,300 lives in the first half of 2020 and 3.7 per cent decline in the city’s annual GDP despite strictly enforcing COVID-19 related lockdown, a study has revealed. According to a new online tool by IQAir AirVisual and Greenpeace-Southeast Asia, research shows that […]

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Watch: Tata Power Solar launches its rooftop services in Bengaluru

After successful launches of rooftop programs in Delhi, Mumbai, Ajmer, Bhubaneswar and Gandhinagar, Tata Power Solar launched its rooftop services in Bengaluru. Senior dignitaries from the government and key decision makers from the corporate industry also graced the launch event with their presence. The residential rooftop solutions are expected to save up to Rs 50,000 […]

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BESCOM floats tender to set-up 100 Electric Vehicle charging stations in Bengaluru

The Bangalore Electrical Supply Company (Bescom) has floated a tender inviting bids for setting up 100 Electric Vehicle charging stations at identified locations in Bengaluru City. This Invitation for Bids, issued by BESCOM (Employer) is open to all firms including company/companies, Government recognized Research Organization from all eligible source country, Government owned Enterprises registered and […]

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Ather Energy begins delivery of first set of 450s electric scooter in Bengaluru

Ather Energy kick started delivery of first set of 450s electric scooter in Bengaluru on Tuesday, three months after its official debut. Few customers were invited to the company’s Final Assembly Unit to take their Ather 450’s home. Before delivering the intelligent, electric scooters, the company installed private charging stations at their residences. With the […]

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Electric buses to kick out all diesel buses from Bengaluru streets in five years

State government is planning to replace all diesel buses running on Bengaluru street with electric buses in the next five years said Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara on Wednesday. G Parameshwara was addressing the gathering after inaugurating the 8th edition of Busworld India, a three-day bus and coach exhibition, organised by Busworld International at Bangalore […]

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Microsoft inks its first renewable energy deal in India for Bengaluru facility

Tech giant Microsoft has entered into its first renewable energy agreement in India for powering its new facility in Bengaluru. The agreement will see Microsoft purchase 3 megawatts of solar-powered electricity from Atria Power to help power its new office building in Bangalore. This will meet 80 percent of the projected electricity needs at the […]

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Bengaluru transport department plans electric auto rickshaws on roads: Report

Bengaluru transport department is reportedly planning to launch electric auto rickshaws in the city in a bid to curb increasing pollution levels across the state. According to TOI the transport department as part of the Karnataka Electric Vehicle and Energy Storage Policy, 2017, has decided to create its own version of electric auto rickshaws, instead […]

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