Tags: Electric Vehicles

IIT Hyderabad develops dual carbon alternative to lithium-ion batteries

The Electrochemical Energy Storage Lab at the Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IITH), has developed a 5V Dual Carbon Battery utilising self-standing carbon fibre mats as both electrodes – cathode and anode. The breakthrough model, developed by a team led by Dr Surendra Kumar Martha, eliminates the requirement of toxic, costly, and heavy transitional metals. […]

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Wardwizard aims for 25 percent of overall EV Market in India

Wardwizard Innovations & Mobility Limited, the first-ever company listed on BSE under the electric vehicle category aims to achieve 25 percent of the overall EV vehicle market in India. With a market capitalization of more than INR 1800 crores, Wardwizard envisions the dawn of a new era for the Indian economy. The company has set […]

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Lithium Survey: 80% willing to purchase an electric vehicle at price parity

COVID-19 has been a trigger for many around the world with regard to their habits and conscious choices have been made towards living a sustainable lifestyle, particularly for those working from home. With the lockdown extending for almost a year, the environment has had the time to bounce back while people have had the opportunity […]

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India to launch supercharged push for global EV players

India plans to offer fresh incentives to companies making electric vehicles (EVs) as part of a broad auto sector scheme it expects to attract $14 billion of investment over five years, according to industry sources and a document seen by Reuters. The country’s efforts to promote EVs to reduce its oil dependence and cut pollution […]

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Scrappage policy- A step forward but a missed opportunity: Anumita Roychowdhury, CSE

An important step forward, but falls short of becoming an instrument of green recovery. The much awaited draft policy on vehicle scrappage is finally out. This outlines the incentives for scrapping, criteria for defining the end-of-life vehicles, and makes provision for scrapping facilities for safe disposal of waste and material recovery. This is certainly an […]

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Delhi govt will offer interest subvention of 5 percent for EV policy: Gahlot

Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot on Sunday said that the Delhi government will soon introduce interest subvention of up to 5 per cent in purchase of electric-run vehicles in the city. The step has been taken in view to promote Delhi government’s policy offering financial incentives on all categories of e-vehicles – two-wheelers, three-wheelers, four-wheelers, goods […]

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Charge Amps, Detel Easy Plus, Tesla Car banned, Foxconn, Kalyani Powertrain, IIT Delhi and more

This Week’s EV News Wrap Includes Charge Amps, Detel Easy Plus electric two-wheeler, Tesla Car banned, Zyngo to use SUN Mobility’s Swap points, Foxconn to partner Vinfast on EV, Varroc to produce chargers and more Maker of electric vehicle charging solutions, Charge Amps raises $15 million Swedish electric vehicle charging company Charge Amps has announced […]

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500 Zyngo vehicles will use SUN Mobility’s Swap Points in 2021

SUN Mobility has partnered with Zyngo, a hyperlocal 3 PL company dedicated to the last-mile & middle-mile delivery sector. In a live event, the two companies formally announced their partnership and operations in the city of Gurugram. Under the partnership agrement, Zyngo’s fleet of E-Loaders/carriers will utilize SUN Mobility’s services through the network of Swap […]

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Solar powered EV charging station developed at IISc

Solar powered electric vehicle (EV) charging station has been developed at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in this tech city, an official said on Tuesday. “The zero-emission EV charging station powered by solar cells has been designed and developed at our sustainable transportation lab by the UK-based Greenencho Ltd under the Innovating for Clean […]

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Odisha Farmer builds solar-powered car that can run 300 km on a single charge.

A farmer in Mayurbhanj has built a four-wheeled electric vehicle that runs on a solar-powered battery. Sushil Agarwal from Karanjia subdivision of Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district built the solar powered car, powered by 850 Watts motor, 100 Ah/ 54 Volts of battery and can run 300 km on a single charge. Sushil Agarwal told ANI, “I […]

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