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Global electric bus market to expand at a CAGR of 9.4% by 2025: Hexa Research

Hexa Research in its new report forecasts the global electric bus market demand to reach 222,221 units by 2025 and expand at a CAGR of 9.4% from 2017 to 2025. The growth could be attributed to subsidy allocation for purchasing these vehicles by governments of developing economies, including China and India and rising awareness regarding […]

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Delhi Floats Tender for 385 Electric Buses

In a bid to curb pollution in the Capital, the Transport Department, Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (GNCTD) has floated tender for 385 electric buses. GNCTD has floated tender under two clusters E1 and E2.  Under the cluster E1 there is a requirement of 275 buses and under cluster E2 there is a […]

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Delhi Cabinet approves 1000 electric buses to the public transport fleet

The Delhi Cabinet on Saturday approved a proposal to add 1,000 low-floor AC electric buses to the national capital’s public transport fleet, claiming to be the first city in the country having a large number of such vehicles. “This is the largest such commitment so far by any Indian city and for any city outside […]

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KSRTC electric bus service disrupted after battery drained out midway

KSRTC electric bus service launched on Monday got disrupted when battery of two of the ten buses got drained out midway before reaching destination. Matribhumi News reports that the one of the two electric buses which started operation from Thiruvananthapuram stopped at Cherthalathe due to battery drainage, while engine of another electric bus shut off […]

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Tata Motors announces to supply 80 e-buses to West Bengal Transport Corporation

Tata Motors has announced that it will supply 80 e-buses to the West Bengal Transport Corporation. These 80 e-buses are part of the company’s larger agenda to deliver 255 electric buses in 6 cities across India. The order includes 40 units of 9-metre Ultra Electric AC E-buses and 40 units of 12-metre e-buses, out of […]

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BMTC to buy electric buses, cancels tender, loses subsidy

The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) on Saturday at board meeting decided to cancel earlier tender to lease electric buses. The corporation will now float fresh tender to procure 80 electric buses costing around 1.5 to 2 crore each. BMTC floated the tender in January last year to lease electric buses. The decision to procure […]

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Goa govt., NTPC signs an agreement for 100 e-buses and charging stations

The Goa government has entered into an agreement with National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd (NTPC) for procurement of 100 e-buses and setting up charging stations across the state said transport minister Ramkrishna Dhavalikar on Tuesday reports TOI. Drivers for these e-buses will be initially provided by NTPC, however, conductors will be from Goa. Dhavalikar “We […]

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EV News Wrap- 02 Great Wall Motor, innogy EV technology division and more

Goenka Electric Motor to launch its all new electric three-wheeler Chopper by mid of 2019 Goenka Electric Motor Vehicles is gearing up to launch its all new military-themed electric three-wheeler Chopper named as Sniper by mid of next year. The company showcased the bike at the EV Expo this year. Electric buses and e-rickshaws to […]

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Electric buses and e-rickshaws to soon hit Rajkot roads

Under the Climate Resilience City Action Plan electric buses (e-buses) and e-rickshaws will soon ply on Rajkot roads. People of Rajkot will soon be able to enjoy environment friendly rides with these EVs. Rajkot mayor Bina Acharya in a press statement said that Climate Resilience City Action Plan is a part of Capacity Building Project […]

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