You are here

Niti Aayog sets up task force to brainstorm on agriculture reforms

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 17, 2019

Federal policy think tank Niti Aayog, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Saturday decided to set up a task force of state chief ministers and central ministers to prepare a blueprint...

Read more..

Companies may soon be invited to set up battery plants

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 11, 2019

The government is likely to soon issue tenders inviting companies to set up 50-GW battery manufacturing base in India at $50-billion investment with attractive financial incentives as the...

Read more..

M&M arm looks to sell EV parts to global firms

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 6, 2019

To develop its Bengaluru facility into a hub for manufacturing electric vehicles, Mahindra Electric Mobility Ltd (MEM), a unit of Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd (M&M), is in talks with global...

Read more..

India May Allow Sale Of Only Electric Two- & Three-Wheelers From 2025

By : Sustainability ..., May 31, 2019

India is considering to ban the sale of two and three-wheelers that use internal combustion engines by 2025. Indian business daily Economic Times has reported that India may be considering to...

Read more..

India proposes electrifying motorbikes, scooters in 6-8 years

By : Sustainability ..., May 23, 2019

The Indian government's leading think-tank has proposed electrifying most motorbikes and scooters within the next six to eight years to curb pollution and reduce dependency on fossil fuels, a...

Read more..

Niti Aayog seeks ministry help for EV charging infra at fuel pumps

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 24, 2019

Government think tank Niti Aayog has asked the oil ministry to help set up electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure at 1,000 fuel stations across the country, but industry executives said...

Read more..

Tiruchi firm to form JV with CECRI to make battery for EVs

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 28, 2019

The Tiruchi-based High Energy Batteries Ltd, will join hands with Central Electrochemical Research Institute (CECRI) to produce battery for electric vehicles. The BSE-listed company will be the...

Read more..

FAME-II scheme: Government invites bids for knowledge partner

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 27, 2019

The Department of Heavy Industries (DHI) under the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises has invited proposals for appointment of a 'knowledge partner' for promotion of FAME-II...

Read more..

Low on incentives, electric two-wheelers may lose million units race

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 27, 2019

Manufacturers of electric two-wheelers raised doubts about meeting India’s dream of having a million such vehicles on road in the next three years, due to a reduction in incentives given under...

Read more..

India can't attain 9-10% GDP growth without revolution in farm sector: Kant

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 19, 2019

India cannot achieve 9-10 per cent GDP growth without a revolution in the farm sector, Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said Monday. ...

Read more..