Tags: Electric Vehicles

Tesla India to create its manufacturing hub in Karnataka

Tesla Inc is all ready to set up its manufacturing plant in Karnataka reports Reuters citing government document . The state government said in a brief statement.”The U.S. firm Tesla will be opening an electric car manufacturing unit in Karnataka,” The statement was part of a broader document outlining the highlights of India’s budget to […]

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Delhi Govt’s EV campaign receives encouraging response

Delhi government’s ‘Switch Delhi’ campaign started to promote electric vehicles has been received encouraging response and many two-wheeler companies have decided to “aggressively” launch new EV models in Delhi, said an official statement. Since the launch of Delhi EV policy in August last year, 630 new electric two-wheelers have been registered and more are being […]

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Electric vehicles in Delhi completes run of two crore km on Delhi roads

Electric vehicles (EVs) deployed in the national capital on Saturday completed two crore kilometres on the road. Convergence Energy Services Ltd (CESL), a wholly owned subsidiary of government-owned Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), said this has resulted in a reduction of 500 kg of particulate matter emissions, contributing significantly to cleaner air and health benefits […]

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WATCH: CERCA retrofitted Volkswagen Beetle (1948 model) into an electric car

Centre of Excellence for Research on Clean Air (CERCA), an academic think tank and research centre at IIT Delhi for clean air, last year in November launched its maiden initiative on electric mobility with the retrofitting of an old vintage Beetle car of 1948 model into an electric vehicle. Now CERCA has shared the video […]

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Mumbai railway stations now have EV charging points, thanks to Central Railway, UNEP and Tata Power

Central Railway, Mumbai, in association with the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and Tata Power have announced the launch of their novel green initiative for promoting e-mobility in Mumbai. As a part of this initiative, charging points for electrical vehicles will be made available at all important railway stations in the island city, the suburbs and […]

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Earth Energy unleashes 3 electric two-wheelers, starts at Rs 92,000

Earth Energy EV has unleashed three electric two wheelers in the country priced between Rs 92,000 and Rs 1,42,000. The GLYDE + model have been introduced at Rs 92,000, Evolve Z at Rs 1.3 lakh and Evolve R at Rs 1.42 lakh. The Mumbai-based start-up said range comprises 96 per cent of local content. “The […]

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Budget 2021 Reaction: Nagesh Basavanhalli, Group CEO & MD, Greaves Cotton Limited

Sharing his views on the budget 2021 Nagesh Basavanhalli, Group CEO & MD, Greaves Cotton Limited said “Long term progressive budget built on sound strategy for improving national health and economic recovery. The government’s resolve to support manufacturing and infrastructure sector is commendable. The emphasis on government spending in building pan-India transport and allied infrastructure […]

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Budget 2021 Reaction: Dr. Rahul Walawalkar, President, India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA)

Dr. Rahul Walawalkar, President, India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA) shared his views on the Budged 2021 tabled by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman on February 1st . Here is what he said :- Scrapping Policy The announcement about the vehicle scrappage policy is a great opportunity and a welcome step. Under IESA’s EV Adopters Circle, we […]

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Nissan, E-buses in Andaman, Joy E Bikes, Matter, Grinntech, SMEV, Fortum and more

This week’s EV news wrap includes Nissan, E-buses in Andaman, Joy E Bikes, Matter, Grinntech, SMEV, Fortum and more Nissan’s all new models will be electrified by early 2030s as part of its carbon neutral goal Nissan Motor has set the goal to achieve carbon neutrality across the company’s operations and the life cycle of […]

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Budget 2021 Expectations: Nagesh Basavanhalli, Group CEO & MD, Greaves Cotton Limited

Speaking on the expectation of the EV industry from budget 2021 Nagesh Basavanhalli, Group CEO & MD, Greaves Cotton Limited said-India has embarked on the electric vehicles journey with several initiatives being undertaken by the government in recent past. However, we need to keep the focus constant to accelerate EV growth in the country. In […]

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