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Tata Power launches electric vehicle charging facility

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 22, 2017

Tata Power today said it has installed its first electric vehicle charging facility at Vikhroli in Mumbai. 

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Nagpur boy builds eco-friendly electric car using scrap

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 21, 2017

What can one create using a broken plastic drum, a couple of buckets, and a few pieces of scrap iron rods and pipes, all of which were thrown out as garbage? In the case of 19-year-old Onkar...

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Uncertainty over electric bus delays Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation's plan to go green

By : SustainabilityO..., Aug 10, 2017

The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation's (BMTC) plan to purchase 150 electric buses has hit a roadblock. Lack of clarity over battery technology, procurement and tendering process is...

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Chennai Metropolitan Transport Corporation to operate electric buses

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 11, 2017

Soon, Chennaiites can travel in environment-friendly electric buses operated by the Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC). Transport minister M R Vijayabaskar on Saturday made an announcement...

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France to ban sales of petrol and diesel cars by 2040

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 7, 2017

France will end sales of petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040 as part of an ambitious plan to meet its targets under the Paris climate accord, Emmanuel Macron’s government has announced....

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Haryana government to run electric buses in Gurgaon

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 5, 2017

The Haryana government will set up an environment-friendly transportation system in Gurgaon on the pattern of Poland, state Minister Kavita Jain said today.

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Bajaj Auto to foray into EVs with e-3-wheeler first

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 5, 2017

The Pune-based Bajaj Auto, India’s largest three-wheeler manufacturer and the fourth largest two-wheeler company, has begun developing its competencies on the front of electric vehicle (EV)...

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Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd to set up 1000 e-vehicle charging stations across Delhi

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 4, 2017

Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd (TPDDL), one of the three private power distributors in Delhi, is looking to set up at least 1,000 electric vehicle charging stations across the national...

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Chinese firm to launch pilot electric car project in Amritsar

By : SustainabilityO..., Jul 4, 2017

Chinese major Zhuhai Yinlong has proposed to launch a pilot project to run electric cars and buses in Amritsar and to set up an electrical vehicle manufacturing facility in Punjab.
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Electric vehicles project FAME moved to Niti Aayog from Dept of Heavy Industries

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 20, 2017

The cabinet secretariat has shifted the electric vehicles programme to Niti Ayog from the department of heavy industries as most ministries wanted to have a say in the high-profile mission....

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