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IIT-incubated startup set to launch electric two-wheelers

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 30, 2019

A startup incubated at the Indian Institute of Technology-Hyderabad (IIT-H) has developed long-range, high-performance electric two-wheelers designed for Indian conditions and will be...

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Small electric car can cost up to Rs 12 lakh: Maruti

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 29, 2019

Maruti Suzuki, the country’s biggest carmaker, has raised serious questions over the price viability of electric vehicles (EVs) and said a small petrol car — that retails for around Rs 5 lakh at present — may cost as much as Rs 12 lakh in the clean-mobility electric version....

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India looking at $500 bn investment in renewable energy generation by 2028

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

India is looking at a mammoth $500 billion worth of investment in creating renewable energy generation capacity with tendering of 500 Gigawatt (Gw) by 2028 in addition to $250 billion investment in grid expansion and modernisation required for...

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IFC looks to provide $43.3 million debt financing to Hero Future Energies for solar farm business

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

International Finance Corporation, a sister organisation of the World Bank, is looking to invest $43.3 million in Munjal family-promoted Hero Future Energies Global (HFE) through the debt-...

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GIP in talks to buy RattanIndia solar power assets for $300 mn

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

Leading infrastructure investor Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) is in advanced negotiations to buy the solar portfolio of...

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Indian economy 31% smaller than what it would have been without global warming - Study

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

India’s economy is now 31% smaller than it would have been in the absence of global warming, a new study assessing the impact of climate change on economic growth has found.

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Maruti to phase out all diesel cars from April next year

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

Maruti Suzuki, the country’s largest vehicle manufacturer, today announced that it will stop manufacturing diesel vehicles from April 1, 2020 when the new BS 6 emission norms will be introduced...

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Mahindra, Uber to deploy 50 EVs in Telangana

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

In a bid to increase electric mobility in Hyderabad, Mahindra Electric, part of the $20.7 billion Mahindra Group, has on Thursday announced partnership with Uber to deploy electric vehicle on...

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UK, India experts explore smart tech solution for Indian farmers

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 26, 2019

Experts from the UK and India have concluded that harnessing smartphone technology which could help Indian farmers not only make better business decisions but also tackle the sustainable cooling...

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Ministries, PSUs, power firms gear up to charge India's electric vehicles

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 23, 2019

At least half-a-dozen public sector firms, the railways and various ministries are in the process of creating infrastructure and manufacturing components for electric vehicles (EVs)....

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