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NITI Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar’s son joins Ola; could take leaf out of father’s EV plan

Prashant Kumar, son of NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar, has recently joined Ola as the Director for Public Policy. Previously, he was the Mumbai head of the US-India Strategic Forum during September 2018 to May 2019. Sources said Kumar, who holds Masters degree in Global Political Economy from University of Sussex, would work closely […]

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BSES EV charging station launched in Delhi, here is what you should know

Delhi electricity distribution company BSES on Tuesday launched its first public electric vehicle (EV) charging station here in National Capital. Here we bring you few things that you should know about the EV charging station. The launched EV charging station is part of BSES plan to set up over 150 EV charging stations across its […]

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Visakhapatnam to get 50 electric buses in two months

Visakhapatnam to get fifty electric buses in the next two months. According to TOI the Greater Visakhapatnam Smart City Corporation Limited (GVSCCL) will soon chalk out its routes. M Vinay Kumar, SE Project (Smart city, APDRP, AMRUT and Other Projects) of Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation speaking to the publication said “We had a trial run […]

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GAC Motor collaborates with Tata Elxsi to develop Smart Gateway Module

Tata Elxsi announced that it is developing an AUTOSAR-compliant Smart Gateway module for GAC Motors R&D Center. This module will feature in their new range of Electric Vehicles expected to launch in the second half of 2020. The Smart Gateway module consists of multiple CAN, Ethernet and LIN channels and will act as the communication […]

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SIAM, CII urge govt to hold wider consultations, follow practical approach on electric vehicles

The government should follow a well laid out roadmap and a practical time frame for rollout of electric vehicles (EVs) in the country, auto industry body SIAM said Sunday. Industry chamber CII also said the government should carry out wider consultations before finalisation of goals and time lines for electric mobility. “What is required is […]

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ITI floats tender for implementation of EV Charging Infrastructure Operation Centre

The Indian Telephone Industries (ITI) Ltd., on behalf of MSEDCL floated tender inviting bids for the implementation of EV Charging Infrastructure Operation Centre. Scope of work includes supply, customisation, installation, deployment and maintenance of the necessary software and other systems for electrical vehicle charging infrastructure operation centre to facilitate monitoring, data logging and data analysis […]

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EESL, AMC partners to promote EV infra in Ahmedabad

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) partnered with Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) on Wednesday to establish enabling infrastructure for Electric Vehicles (EV) in AMC area over a 10-year period. Under the terms outlined in the Memorandum of Understanding signed on World Environment Day 2019, AMC and EESL shall jointly work to fast-track the adoption of e-mobility […]

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Blu Smart, Mahindra partners to Drive the Electric Mobility Revolution in India

On the occasion of World Environment Day, Mahindra & Mahindra plugged into Blu Smart to launch a unique, connected, all-electric ride sharing service in India. To mark the day, Mahindra eVerito sedans were flagged off in New Delhi by Chief Guest Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog. As a part of this strategic partnership Blu Smart […]

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Bajaj Auto to roll out its electric vehicles this year 2019: Report

Bajaj Auto is reportedly planning to roll out its electric vehicles in the financial year 2019-2020. A senior official speaking to ET said that the development will take place across segments. Speaking to the publication Rakesh Sharma, Executive Director, Bajaj Auto said “We are developing prototypes across the bay, however what will come out first […]

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IIT-Delhi is looking for international experts in EV to boost CART

IIT-Delhi is reportedly looking out for international electric vehicle experts to boost its Centre for Automotive Research and Tribology (CART). IIT-Delhi’s director V Ramgopal Rao speaking to TOI said that the institute is looking to recruit professionals from the US in the newly-formed department along with industry experts. He said “We will be sending a […]

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