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Delhi to get 1000 electric buses, 200 EV charging stations, Centre assures subsidy

Delhi Transport minister Kailash Gahlot with Union Power minister R K Singh discussed on the issue of installation of charging stations as per AAP government’s new Electric Vehicle policy , he said the Centre assured that subsidy will be provided for 1,000 electric buses in the city. The Delhi government in  a statement said “Gahlot and Singh […]

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Hyundai County Electric Minibus launched, features , price and more

Hyundai Motor Company has  launched its first electric minibus named as County Electric for the Korean market, providing an economical, eco-friendly, safe and convenient alternative to diesel-powered buses. The 7,710-mm-long County Electric is equipped with a high-efficiency and high-power 128-kWh lithium-ion-polymer battery that provides a range of 250 km on a full charge. Hyundai Motor […]

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Punjab govt to launch of electric buses based on the Japanese model

The Punjab government on Monday said it is in talks with Japan to launch electric buses based on the Japanese model of state-of-the-art quick charge lithium ion batteries. The project will begin with a pilot of five buses in Chandigarh and Patiala. The government will take forward the discussions on the Japanese electric vehicle (EV) […]

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APSRTC dropped the move to introduce 350 electric buses

The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has dropped the move to introduce 350 electric buses. On the directions of the state Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy, the APSRTC cancelled its tender floated in September seeking to deploy the electric buses. Initially, he wanted to introduce 1,000 such buses at one-go but […]

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Foton, PMI Electro to set up electric bus manufacturing unit in Pune

PMI Electro Mobility Solutions Pvt Ltd (PEMSPL) on Thursday said it plans to invest Rs 500 crore along with its Chinese partner Beiqi Foton Motor Co (Foton) for setting up an electric bus manufacturing plant at Pune in the next two to three years. PEMSPL, which holds 70 per cent in its joint venture with […]

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Chief Minister of Assam flags off 15 electric buses

Chief Minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday flagged off 15 electric buses in the city. The buses were procured under the FAME-1 scheme. The 15 buses part of pilot project will ply from Panbazar to Kamakhya Temple. Speaking on the occasion the CM said that a great deal of support from all sections of […]

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MP govt to introduce 2,200 electric buses in next 4 years

Madhya Pradesh government plans to introduce 2,200 electric buses into the public transport system in the next four years, state Urban Development and Planning Minister Jaivardhan Singh said on Tuesday. The state cabinet approved Electric Vehicle Policy 2019 to encourage the use of e-vehicles in public transport. Speaking to reporters after the cabinet meeting here, […]

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Bhopal set to go green with 100 electric buses in next six month

Bhopal is all set to go green as the the public transport system has decided to operate 100 electric buses on city roads in the next six months. Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) commissioner B Vijay Datta speaking to ET said that each of the 100 buses will have a capacity of about 38 seats and […]

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Amit Shah flags off first fleet of eco-friendly electric buses in Ahmedabad

The ride in public transport buses in Ahmedabad will now be smoother and eco-friendly as Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the afternoon today flagged off the first fleet of eco-friendly electric buses in the city. These electric buses will be operated on major junctions on regular intervals from today onwards. The Home Minister also […]

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Tamil Nadu CM launches first electric bus in Chennai on trial basis

As part of measures to check air pollution, the Tamil Nadu government on Monday unveiled a battery-powered electric air conditioned bus that would be operated on specific routes by the Metropolitan Transport Corporation. Built by Hinduja Group flagship firm Ashok Leyland, the roll out of the bus comes against the backdrop of the state government […]

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