Tags: electric buses

Andaman Lt Governor flags off electric buses ,will curb pollution on island

Admiral (Retd.) D K Joshi, the Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, on Tuesday flagged-off fleet of electric buses. The project for 40 electric buses is being executed by NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited(NVVN Limited), a 100% subsidiary of NTPC Limited, a PSU under Ministry of Power, Government of India. The introduction of electric […]

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Olectra- EVEY Trans bags order for 150 electric buses from PMPL

Olectra Greentech and EVEY Trans Private Limited (EVEY) have received the letter of award from Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Ltd. (PMPL) for 150 electric buses under FAME-II scheme of Government of India. The order is for the supply of 150 electric buses on Gross Cost Contract (GCC) / OPEX model basis for a period in […]

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Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani lags-off Olectra Electric busses on 12th December.

The Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani flagged-off Olectra Electric bus trial run on Saturday, 12th December. The company supplied 150 9-Meter Air-Conditioned buses to Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) in a phased manner. Olectra is also going to supply 25 buses to Silvasa. The trial run of these buses is scheduled next week. Olectra Greentech has an order […]

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Uttarakhand CM flags off 30 Oletra Greentech electric busses

Commuters in Dehradun will be now able to travel in Zero Emission and noiseless Electric Buses from Olectra Greentech Limited. Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, S Trivendra Singh Rawat, flagged off these buses on Friday.  Speaking on the occasion Rawat said, “We are planning to start these 30 eco-friendly electric buses in this financial year. These buses will […]

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Trial run of electric bus in Bengaluru kick started by BMTC

The maiden trial run of the first electric bus of the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation began in the city on Thursday. Deputy Chief Minister Laxman Savadi, who holds the transport portfolio, was part of the maiden ride from Shantinagar bus stand to Vidhana Soudha. Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa who inspected the bus at the […]

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Nitin Gadkari promotes pilot project to run electric buses with private investment

Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday promoted a pilot project to run electric buses with private investment. “If anyone is ready to invest in India, we can give him a pilot project for a city, where they can run their buses on electricity. Running their buses through electricity, they will get […]

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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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Mumbai-Pune inter-city electric bus service kicks off

Transport minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the first inter-city electric bus service, between Mumbai and Pune. The 43-seater capacity luxury electric bus, manufactured by Mitra Mobility Solution, has a range of 300 kilometre on a single charge and would be operated twice daily between the two cities, the operator Prasanna Purple Mobility Solutions said. The company, […]

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West Bengal to switch to lease model for procuring e-buses

West Bengal government has decided to switch to “lease model” for procuring new e-buses to overcome high initial capital expenditure, a senior official of the state Transport department said. Under leasing or an opex model the bus would be operated by the state Transport department and ticketing responsibility will stay with them and would pay […]

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Ashok Leyland to integrate ABB’S fast charging tech in it’s electric buses

Ashok Leyland, flagship of Hinduja Group, and ABB Power Products and Systems India Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the public e-mobility space, to expand the eco-system for efficient and greener electric bus transportation systems in India. The MoU outlines a partnership to develop a pilot electric bus based on ABB’s innovative […]

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