Tags: Electric Vehicle India

Fast charging electric vehicle stations coming to Delhi soon: Report

The government is gearing up to bring fast charging electric vehicle stations in the National Capital soon. According to ET the government is setting up setting up infrastructure for electric vehicles in some busy areas of Delhi where cars can be recharged for as low as Rs 30 for a 15-minute top-up. Saurabh Kumar, managing […]

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Views on Budget 2019: Dr. Rahul Walawalkar, President, India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA)

Dr. Rahul Walawalkar, President, India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA) speaking on the Union Budget 2019 said “In line with the vision to make India pollution free, the Government of India has once again shown its commitment to encourage and implement electric vehicles and clean fuel energy. Announcements of tax rebates on the import of EV […]

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Interview: Goldie Srivastava, CEO, SmartE

Please share with our readers about SmartE, your journey so far as CEO and factor(s) that propelled you to dive in the EV segment. SmartE can be regarded as a pioneer in electric mobility space. It envisions providing a safe, reliable source of transport offering an end-to end last mile connectivity. The idea of SmartE […]

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Himachal govt to buy 30 electric buses to run on various routes in Shimla town

The Himachal Pradesh government will soon purchase 30 electric buses to run on various routes in Shimla town, State Transport Minister Govind Singh Thakur said. “These buses will not only provide comfortable travelling facility to the commuters but will also help in checking pollution levels. The purchase orders have already been given after all code […]

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Comprehensive action plan needed to drive EV uptake: ASSOCHAM-Nomura Research paper

Conducive policy environment for market creation, technology development and setting up of a vibrant manufacturing ecosystem for electric vehicles (EV) can drive electric mobility in India, noted a recent ASSOCHAM-Nomura Research Institute (NRI) joint study. The paper titled, ‘Electric Mobility – Making it happen,’ jointly brought out by ASSOCHAM and NRI stressed upon the need […]

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Eicher Trucks & Buses launches smart electric buses

Eicher Trucks & Buses, part of VE Commercial Vehicles, on Monday introduced zero emission smart electric buses. As part of this development, VE Commercial Vehicles will integrate KPIT Technologies’ indigenously developed electrification technology, ‘REVOLO’, on its industry leading bus platform – ‘Skyline Pro’. Manufactured at VECV’s own state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Indore, Madhya Pradesh Eicher […]

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EXICOM is successfully deploying 1st set of EV Chargers in Delhi-NCR under the EESL Procurement Program

EXICOM is successfully deploying EV chargers under the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) procurement program at different locations in Delhi-NCR region. These include 100 numbers of 3.3 kW AC chargers and 25 numbers of 15kW DC Fast Chargers. EXICOM’s EV Chargers will be used to charge the TATA Tigor and Mahindra e-Verito cars procured by […]

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Bengaluru transport department plans electric auto rickshaws on roads: Report

Bengaluru transport department is reportedly planning to launch electric auto rickshaws in the city in a bid to curb increasing pollution levels across the state. According to TOI the transport department as part of the Karnataka Electric Vehicle and Energy Storage Policy, 2017, has decided to create its own version of electric auto rickshaws, instead […]

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Research and development in battery for electric vehicles

Government has formulated a Mission Plan for electric vehicles (including hybrid vehicles) viz. National Electric Mobility Mission Plan 2020 (NEMMP 2020). The NEMMP 2020 provides a road map for facilitating the manufacture and use of  hybrid and electric vehicles through a series of interventions in order to support research and development in technology including battery technology […]

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Tata Motors delivers first batch of Tigor Electric Vehicles to EESL

Tata Motors today delivered the first set of Tigor Electric Vehicles (EVs) to state-run Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) as part of their initiative to procure 10,000 electric vehicles. Guenter Butschek, CEO & MD, Tata Motors handed over the keys of the Tigor EVs to Saurabh Kumar, Managing Director, EESL, accompanied by the senior management teams […]

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