Tags: EV India

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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Ampere Electric Vehicles launches its first ever festive scheme Amp-Up

Ampere Electric Vehicles, Electric Mobility division of Greaves Cotton Limited, as part of its festive season celebration has announced the launch of its first ever festive scheme Amp-Up offer wherein the consumers get best-in-class benefits on purchase of Ampere Vehicles. With this offer, Ampere Electric Vehicles intends to reach out to the prospective EV buyer […]

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How Delhi can become electric vehicle capital of India

To realize its dream to have clean, green and people-centric mobility solutions, Delhi may need to deploy nearly 35,000 electric and accessible passenger vehicles, at least 1,000 electric vehicles for last-mile connectivity and several hundred public charging and swapping stations in the next year, a first-of-its-kind report has stressed. With one of the world’s largest […]

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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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BEST finally gets its first AC electric buses

Mumbai’s BEST finally brought its first air-conditioned (AC) electric buses along with a few non-electric buses on long routes spanning the eastern suburbs-from Pratikshanagar in Sion to Mulund on Monday. BEST also launched its much-awaited mobile app which will empower commuters to rate a driver or a trip/bus quality in real-time mode and also track […]

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All you need to know about new Evolet electric scooters and e-quad bike

Evolet scooters and motorcycles, a part of Rissala Electric Motorcycles recently launched three electric scooters along e-quad bike in the Indian market. The three electric scooters launched are named as Polo, Polo Pony and the Derby. Here we bring you few things that you should know about the bike and the scooters. The company at […]

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Charging ahead? India’s electric car revolution faces bumps

Paritosh Mitra, who drives a motorised rickshaw in Delhi, knows what he wants next and has saved 100,000 rupees ($1,390) to get it: an electric rickshaw. But he won’t buy one until it comes with all the basic features that he needs as a commercial driver. That includes a top speed of at least 40 […]

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