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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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Cummins to make electric powertrains for city buses in 2019

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 16, 2017

Engine maker Cummins Inc plans to start production of electric powertrains for transit buses in cities around the world in 2019, executives said on a conference call on Wednesday. ...

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Time for India to build an ecosystem of electric vehicles: MoS Aviation Jayant Sinha

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 13, 2017

Minister of State for civil aviation Jayant Sinhaposed three sets of challenges that businesses and research agencies could surmount in the next few years.

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Qualcomm demonstrates charging of electric cars on the move

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 13, 2017

Nothing can ensure that electric cars keep going better than tech that charges cars on the go. May sound like sci-fi, but electric tracks could well be the breakthrough that revolutonise...

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NTPC forays into EV charging stations business

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 5, 2017

State-run power giant NTPC today entered into the new business segment of setting up charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) and has installed first such points at its offices in Delhi and...

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Government in talks with SoftBank for funding 2 lakh e-buses

By : SustainabilityO..., May 29, 2017

To promote electric vehicles on a mass scale, the government is holding initial talks with Japanese investment firm SoftBank for low interest funding of 2 lakh electric buses for public...

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Ashok Leyland to grow electric vehicle business

By : SustainabilityO..., May 26, 2017

Hinduja Group flagship Ashok Leyland has undertaken a "three-pronged strategy" for developing its electric vehicle business and was significantly ramping up production in this regard, a top...

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Government to come out with e-vehicle policy this fiscal: Goyal

By : SustainabilityO..., May 12, 2017

The government will come out with a policy for promotion of electric vehicles this fiscal with an aim to make India a global leader in the segment, Union minister Piyush Goyal said today....

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Niti Aayog calls for carrot and stick policy for electric vehicles market

By : SustainabilityO..., May 12, 2017

In a game-changing move for India’s mobility, energy and environment needs, Niti Aayog has recommended fiscal incentives for electric vehicles (EV) manufacturers and discouraging privately-owned...

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Maharashtra to rejig rules for e-taxi launch in Nitin Gadkari’s Nagpur

By : SustainabilityO..., May 11, 2017

The country's first electric taxi service has hit a hurdle due to archaic rules but the Maharashtra government is likely to clear it and make Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari's pet project...

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