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Solar energy to power Delhi Metro’s Phase III

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 24, 2017

Delhi Metro's Phase III is likely to be fully powered by solar energy. Last week, Delhi Metro signed a purchase agreement for 25 years with Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Limited, a joint venture between Solar Energy Corporation of India and the Madhya Pradesh government.

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Green Drive: NIT students build solar-power vehicle

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 21, 2017

A solar electric hybrid vehicle with innovative tags, including a seat belt sensor device and temperature sensor water sprinkler, has been developed by a group of prospective engineers of...

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Nissan considering Leaf electric car for India

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 18, 2017

India's automobile industry has been on an upswing in recent times. With SUVs and hatchbacks selling like hot cakes, not many automakers have felt the need to bring in electric cars they offer...

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Mahindra partners Zoomcar for electric car sharing

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 13, 2017

Mahindra Electric on Monday announced a partnership with Zoomcar, a self—driven car—rental firm to promote shared mobility of electric cars in India.

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Ola pilot project: Electric cabs across major cities in three months

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 28, 2017

ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs cab-hailing service Ola, will shortly introduce fully electric cabs on a pilot basis in major Indian cities.

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Government extends FAME-India scheme to promote electric vehicles

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 22, 2017

The government has extended demand incentives worth Rs 127.77 crore for purchase of over 1.11 lakh electric and hybrid vehicles under the FAME-India scheme.

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NTPC eyes entry in India’s electric vehicles segment

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 10, 2017

Enthused by India’s electric vehicle (EV) market potential, state-owned energy company NTPC Ltd is exploring a new business around it.

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25 electric buses for Rohtang pass soon

By : SustainabilityO..., Feb 17, 2017

Himachal Pradesh will be the first state to introduce 25 electric buses on the Manali-Rohtang pass (13,050 feet) route. The purchase order for this would be placed within a week....

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Vehicle scrap policy coming soon : Indian Government

By : SustainabilityO..., Feb 6, 2017

Government is keen on implementing vehicle policy that aims at scrapping 15-year old commercial vehicles in the first phase, and it will send the proposal to GST Council after Cabinet nod, Union...

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Family-sized Solar Car to Race in World Solar Challenge

By : SustainabilityO..., Jan 30, 2017

Solar Team Great Britain has started a kickstarter page to help fund their design for entry in the 2017 World Solar Challenge. Founder Steven Heape leads a team of volunteers from many different...

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