Tags: Electric Vehicle India

Gujarat planning new EV policy, aims at 1 lakh EVs on road by 2022: Report

In a bid to push the green cars in the state Gujarat government is reportedly planning to come out with a policy soon announcing huge incentives for using electric vehicles (EVs). The policy is expected to charge up its clean-energy push. With the new policy for electric vehicles the state government aims to have one […]

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Three battery manufacturers may set up shops in Telengana

As part of NITI Aayog’s electric vehicle (EV) push in the country, three different battery (Li-ion) manufacturers are expected to set up their facilities with a combined capacity of 10 gigawatt in Telangana soon, with an investment of Rs 1,500 crore in the first phase. Director of Electronics, Telangana, Sujai Karampuri, withholding the names of […]

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Transition to e-vehicles may take longer than 2030: TERI chief

Electric vehicles could be a better alternative to fuel-based automobiles to mitigate air pollution, but the government’s target to switch to e-vehicles in next 10 years is hard to achieve, TERI said, pointing out that consumers would need time to accept the change. By 2030, the government aims to make India a 100-per cent electric-vehicle […]

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Budget 2019-2020 brought clear focus on growing field of energy storage and EVs: IESA

India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA) congratulates Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of Finance on presenting budget 2019-2020 on 5th July 2019 and is excited with the clear focus that Indian “Government has brought to the growing field of energy storage and EVs through range of incentives in the budget 2019-20. These incentives can help us achieve the goal of […]

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Need time to stabilise after BS-VI before moving to electric two-wheelers: Honda

Japanese automobile major Honda on Tuesday said the two-wheeler industry in India needs more time to stabilise after BS-VI changeover before moving to full electric vehicles (EVs). Joining its Indian counterparts Hero MotoCorp, Bajaj Auto and TVS Motor Co in opposing the Niti Aayog’s proposal to completely ban two-wheelers that are powered by internal combustion […]

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IAC urges government to relook at its singular push for EVs

With India’s electric vehicle (EV) push replete with uncertainties, the focus seems to be shifting again to readily available clean fuels to run the country’s growing transport industry. The Indian Auto LPG Coalition (IAC), the apex body for the Auto LPG sector in India, has once again urged the government to relook at its singular […]

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Hyundai chalks out smart mobility plan for India, focus on shared, connected and EVs

Hyundai Motor India Ltd. has chalked out smart mobility plan for the country and It is based on three pillars – Shared, Connected and EVs. The country’s first Smart Mobility Solutions Company has announced new corporate campaign – ‘Once Upon A Time Hyundai was a Car Company’ by consolidating future of mobility with Shared, Connected […]

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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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