Tags: electric car

Global powertrain market to expand at a CAGR of 5.30 per cent: TMR

Transparency Market Research in its new report forecasts the global powertrain market to expand at a CAGR of 5.30 per cent during the period of 2014 to 2020. “In 2013, the global powertrain market was worth around US$365.6 bn and by 2020, the market is projected to be worth US$524.6 billion,” as per the TMR […]

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Uniti reveals price and specs of the much awaited fully-electric Uniti One

Uniti has revealed the pricing and specification for the much awaited debut vehicle, the fully-electric Uniti One. Setting new standards in sustainability and offering a fresh interpretation of urban mobility, the Uniti One has been designed in response to today’s changing transportation needs, and to provide flexibility for the future, said the company in a […]

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BMW to introduce electric version of 1 Series hatchback in 2021

German automobile major BMW is reportedly mulling to introduce an electric version of its 1 Series hatchback called the BMW i1 by 2021. “The i1 will be an ‘entry-level’ vehicle that will look like a conventional gasoline car (think: more iX3 than i3). What’s more, BMW could launch the i1 as soon as 2021,” Engadget […]

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Tata Motors launches the extended range Tigor EV

Comes with an extended range of 213 km, certified by ARAI Available at a starting price Rs. 9.44 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi (after deducting Govt. subsidies) Offered in 3 variants – XE+, XM+ and XT+ Following the introduction of Tigor EV for Government and fleet consumers, Tata Motors has announced the launch of its extended range […]

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ABB to supply flash-charging technology to HESS for e-buses

ABB has bagged a $20 million order from Swiss bus manufacturer HESS to supply its flash-charging technology for 20 e-buses and related infrastructure for the French city of Nantes. The buses will be operated by public transport operator, Société d’Economie Mixte des Transports de l’Agglomération Nantaise (Semitan). Batteries mounted on the roofs of the Nantes […]

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Kolkata to set-up 241 EV Charging stations

Kolkata is reportedly gearing up to set-up 241 EV charging stations in the Metropolitan Area with a cost of Rs 125 crore. According to ET , the authorities are making this move looking into the rising fossil fuel prices and the budgetary benefits for having EVs. A N Biswas, power department commissioner and nodal officer […]

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10 opportunities for Delhi to achieve electric, urban mobility

In order to achieve clean, shared and people-centric mobility solutions, Delhi has to follow a 10-point formula and amplify its initiatives in electric and urban mobility, a new report has said. By addressing the 10 opportunities, states and cities can enhance their efforts to achieve ambitious mobility goals, said the report by the “Urban Mobility […]

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EVs picking up momentum on its own to ban petrol, diesel vehicles: Nitin Gadkari

Allaying fears of the automobile industry, Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said there is no need to ban petrol and diesel vehicles as electric mobility has picked up momentum on its own and all buses would be electric in two years. Earlier, government think-tank Niti Aayog had reportedly proposed that after 2030, […]

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Meritor gearing up to enter the electric vehicle market by end of 2019: Report

Automobile component maker Meritor Inc is reportedly gearing up to enter the electric vehicle market by end of 2019 rolling out electric axles in India. The Indian arm of US-based company speaking to ET said prototypes of the newly developed e-axle are already running in the US, UK and China, where the market for electric […]

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