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EV makers seek lower duty on components, batteries

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 29, 2019

The electric vehicle industry is seeking customs duty rationalisation on batteries, cells, motor, controlling units and other components currently imported by OEMs. 


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Scientists develop novel bacteria-powered paper battery

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 23, 2018

Scientists have developed a low-cost battery made of paper that is fueled by bacteria, and may power disposable and flexible devices. In remote areas of the world or in regions with limited...

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India's first technology transfer pact for lithium-ion batteries signed

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 11, 2018

An agreement on first transfer of technology for lithium-ion batteries was signed here on Sunday between the government-run Central Electro Chemical Research Institute (CECRI) and RAASI Solar...

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ISRO set to transfer tech on low-cost e-vehicle batteries to industry: Chief

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 13, 2018

Giving thrust to the Centre’s ambitious e-vehicle project with the objective of reducing air pollution and crude oil import, Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) is in the process of...

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Subject Tags: batteries , CERC , ISRO

IOC, Phinergy to develop ultra lightweight batteries for Electric Vehicles

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 16, 2018

State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) today signed an initial pact with Israel's Phinergy Ltd for developing ultra lightweight metal-air batteries that can be used in electric vehicles (EVs). ...

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Subject Tags: batteries , industry news

Solid Power, BMW partner to develop next-generation EV batteries

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 19, 2017

U.S. EV battery company Solid Power said on Monday it had partnered with Germany's BMW AG to develop the next-generation solid-state battery technology for use in electric vehicles (EVs)....

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Subject Tags: batteries , industry news


By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 15, 2017

Andhra Pradesh is going to be the first State in the country and Asia to store solar energy to facilitate power supply to agriculture sector, bringing an end to farmers’ dependence on grid-based...

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ISRO, BHEL tie-up for lithium-ion batteries to have buyback agreements

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 18, 2017

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) which is finalising a memorandum of understanding with BHEL to help develop low-cost lithium ion batteries for electric vehicles, also envisages a...

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Honda Co-Developed a New Hybrid Car Battery in Order to Avoid Procuring Rare Earth Metals From China

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 13, 2016

Japanese automaker Honda has co-produced the world’s first magnet for hybrid and electric cars that requires no heavy rare-earth metals.


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Subject Tags: batteries , innovation

US energy giant AES bets big on India’s green corridor

By : sustainabilityo..., May 30, 2016

Encouraged by its first sale of a 10 MW storage system to Panasonic India, US-headquartered energy major AES Corp is in talks with Indian renewable energy companies and electricity transmission...

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Subject Tags: batteries , energy storage