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CII, SIAM urge government to hold talks before finalizing EV policy

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 11, 2019

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) have urged the Union government to hold wider consultations with the automotive value chain,...

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FAME-II could reduce transport energy needs by 64%, emissions by 37% by 2030: CII

By : Sustainability ..., May 7, 2019

The government's FAME-II plan for electric mobility stands to reduce 64% of the anticipated road-based energy demand by 2030 and 37% of carbon emissions by then, according to CII. ...

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Okinawa Scooters gets nod for FAME II subsidy

By : Sustainability ..., May 2, 2019

Electric two-wheeler maker Okinawa Scooters Wednesday said it has received regulatory approvals for two models, making it eligible to receive incentives under the government's FAME-II scheme. ...

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Hyundai EVs for ride-hailing companies may be rolled out from 2021

By : Sustainability ..., May 2, 2019

Hyundai Motor Group plans to make Ola Cabs, India’s largest cab aggregator, the test bed for a new range of affordable electric vehicles slated for introduction around 2021, said two people aware of the development, requesting anonymity. Hyundai...

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India should prioritize two-wheeler electrification: Study

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 25, 2019

As small vehicles dominate Indian roads, the two and three-wheeler segments in the country should be prioritized for electrification, suggests new research. ...

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UK-based GoZero Mobility begins India foray; launches two e-bikes

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 28, 2019

British electric bike and lifestyle brand GoZero Mobility entered the Indian market today with the launch of two electric-bike models -- One and Mile. ...

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India pushes for greater uptake of electric mobility

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 20, 2019

In the gold rush for global domination of the electric mobility market, India has thrown its hat into the ring. The Modi-led government announced last month that it would offer US$1.4 billion in...

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Tamil Nadu govt gearing to release electric vehicle policy

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 11, 2019

Tamil Nadu is gearing to unveil its electric vehicle policy, which would bring in a change in the development regulations of installing charging points in buildings and public charging stations...

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Half the govt vehicles in Bengaluru to be electric by 2019 end: George

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 27, 2019

About half the government-run vehicles in the city will be converted to electric by 2019 end, said state minister for large and medium scale industries KJ George here on Tuesday. ...

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Karnataka e-mobility drive: Electric buses to be rolled out in Thiruvananthapuram

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 25, 2019

 Electric buses will ply in the city from next week. KSRTC will roll out five electricity powered buses in five routes in the city on Monday. ...

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