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Ather Energy with Park+ setting up fast charging network Ather Grid inMumbai

Ather Energy has recently announced that in collaboration with startup Park+ it is setting up of its fast charging network Ather Grid in Mumbai. As many as 10 charging points are already live at various key locations across the financial capital and the firm is also planning to have at least 30 such points by […]

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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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Delhi govt directs malls, hotels, offices,restaurants to make space for electric vehicles with chargers

Satyendar Jain, Power Minister of Delhi has directed all buildings like malls, shopping complexes, cinema halls/multiplexes, office spaces, hotels, restaurants, hospitals with a parking capacity of over 100 vehicles to set aside at least 5 per cent of parking capacity for electric vehicles (EV) with suitable EV chargers. In February this year, Chief Minister Arvind […]

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StoreDot tech can eliminate the range anxiety in EVs in just 5 minutes

Israeli start-up StoreDot has developed technology that can eliminate the “range anxiety” associated with electric cars. It can turn from flat battery to full charge in just five minutes. Ultra-fast recharge specialists StoreDot have developed a first-generation lithium-ion battery that can rival the filling time of a standard car at the pump. “We are changing […]

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Delhi govt switches to EV, EESL hopeful, Ampere Electric, Fisker and Foxconn deal, Huawei EV plan and more

This Week’s EV News Wrap includes: Delhi govt switches to EV, EESL hopeful on Delhi government’s EV plan, Ampere Electric , Fisker and Foxconn deal, Huawei EV plan and more Delhi government finally releases order to switch to Electric Vehicles Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has announced that all departments of the Delhi government will […]

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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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Over 100 models approved by Delhi Govt. for subsidy under new EV policy

The Delhi government has approved more than 100 models of vehicles, including 45 makes of e-rickshaw and 12 of four-wheelers, for subsidy under the new electric vehicles policy, Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot said on Friday. “Vehicles priced up to ₹15 lakh will be eligible for the purchase incentive(subsidy), besides exemption of road tax and registration […]

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EV startup Etrio raises $3 million, to launch three-wheelers and bicycle product lines

Electric vehicle startup Etrio has announced that it has raised of $3 million (approximately Rs 22 crore) in Series A round from high networth individual investors based out of Singapore. The investment will fuel Etrio’s foray into new electric vehicles (EVs) in three-wheelers and bicycle product lines, the company said, adding that it aims to […]

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E-mobility Skill Development cum Adoption-A Roadmap for $5 Trillion Economy

The transition towards electric mobility offers India not only an opportunity to improve efficiency and transform the transport sector but also addresses several issues that the country is currently grappling with. The concerns regarding energy security and rising current account deficit (CAD) from rising fossil fuel imports can be addressed with the uptake of electric […]

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National Drive Electric Week shifts online in its tenth year, scheduled from Sept 26 -Oct 4

The tenth annual National Drive Electric Week, a coast-to-coast celebration of electric vehicles (EVs), will be held September 26–October 4 and include more than 100 online events for the first time, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The campaign highlights the environmental, health, and consumer benefits of clean plug-in vehicles and is hosted each year by Plug […]

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