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Volvo Cars launches fully electric Volvo XC40 Recharge

Volvo Cars introduces the Volvo XC40 Recharge, the company’s first ever fully electric car and the first model to appear in its brand new Recharge car line concept. The XC40 Recharge, based on the multi-award-winning and best-selling XC40 small SUV, is the first of a family of fully electric Volvos. It represents a true milestone […]

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Humara Bajaj returns with electric scooter Chetak

Remember the nostalgic Bajaj advertise in 80’s ? The “Humara Bajaj” has now returned in new avatar and its now fully electric. Country’s second largest motorcycle manufacturer Bajaj announced the launch of its electric scooter — Chetak. With this the company has entered into the second innings in the scooter segment, almost after a decade’s […]

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Tork Motors to get investment from Ratan Tata

Electric vehicle startup Tork Motors on Monday said Ratan Tata has decided to invest an undisclosed amount in the company. Previously, the Pune-based company has raised funds from Bharat Forge and Bhavish Aggarwal (Founder of Ola cabs). “In the last few years, there has been a sea of changes in the attitude towards electric vehicles. […]

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AEPPL signs MoU with Gujarat govt for lithium-ion battery project

Automotive Electronics Power Private Ltd (AEPPL) on Monday signed an MoU with Gujarat government to invest Rs 4,930 crore in two phases to set up a lithium-ion battery plant at Hansalpur in Ahmedabad district. As per the MoU, AEPPL, a joint venture between Japanese Toshiba Corporation, Denso Corporation and Suzuki Motor Corporation, will make investments […]

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MP govt to introduce 2,200 electric buses in next 4 years

Madhya Pradesh government plans to introduce 2,200 electric buses into the public transport system in the next four years, state Urban Development and Planning Minister Jaivardhan Singh said on Tuesday. The state cabinet approved Electric Vehicle Policy 2019 to encourage the use of e-vehicles in public transport. Speaking to reporters after the cabinet meeting here, […]

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Kinetic Safar Star a mid-speed EV for last-mile deliveries launched at Rs 2.20 lakh

Kinetic Green Energy and Power Solutions Limited has unleashed a mid-speed electric vehicle named as Kinetic Safar Star for last-mile deliveries at a price of Rs 2.20 lakh (ex-showroom, Pune). The company claims that the all new electric three-wheeler have a payload capacity of up to 400 kg. It will be available in 150 Kinetic […]

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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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Bhopal set to go green with 100 electric buses in next six month

Bhopal is all set to go green as the the public transport system has decided to operate 100 electric buses on city roads in the next six months. Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) commissioner B Vijay Datta speaking to ET said that each of the 100 buses will have a capacity of about 38 seats and […]

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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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