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Govt mulling ban on petrol, CNG two- and three-wheelers: Gadkari

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 5, 2019

The government is mulling a ban on all petrol and CNG-operated two and three wheelers by 2025 to promote electric vehicles. “NITI Aayog, in its meeting held on May 14, 2019 regarding national...

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Hero, Bajaj, TVS strongly object Niti Aayog's move for all electric two-wheelers, say 'black or white, zero-one change' not possible

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 25, 2019

India's big three two-wheeler maker—Hero MotoCorp, Bajaj Auto and TVS Motor Co— on Monday hit out at Niti Aayog's plan to push for 100 percent electric vehicle, saying such a transition is...

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NITI Aayog, two-wheeler makers to brainstorm electric roadmap today

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 21, 2019

Friday’s meeting between NITI Aayog and the two-wheeler industry will be critical to draw up a pragmatic electric mobility roadmap for India. The Centre’s policy think-tank has called for this...

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Delhi Launches App To Book Slot At EV Charging Stations

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 18, 2019

The first electric vehicle charging station in a public area has been installed in India’s capital city Delhi. Along with the charging station, a mobile phone application has also been launched...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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