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Ola bags $300 million from hyundai and kia for mobility solutions and electric vehicles venturebeat gas x directions

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 22, 2019

As part of the investment, Ola said the companies will also work on improving local infrastructure in India and building electric vehicles for the nation, as well as developing solutions to...

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Vice President Naidu stresses on the need for EVs, adopting shared mobility

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 29, 2019

 Vice President Venkaiah Naidu Thursday stressed on the need of adopting shared mobility and electric vehicles to meet increasing demands of transportation and said standalone metro systems are...

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India pushes for greater uptake of electric mobility

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 20, 2019

In the gold rush for global domination of the electric mobility market, India has thrown its hat into the ring. The Modi-led government announced last month that it would offer US$1.4 billion in...

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India launches national mission on ‘Transformative Mobility and Battery Storage’

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 11, 2019

With a general election fast approaching, the government of India has approved a National Mission on Transformative Mobility and Battery Storage, to drive “clean, connected, shared and...

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The government okays 5-year plan for 'phased manufacturing' of EV batteries

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 8, 2019

The government on Thursday announced a plan to set up a National Mission on Transformative Mobility and Battery Storage to "drive clean, connected and shared mobility" initiatives. The mission...

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E-rickshaws 'low hanging fruit' that hasten EVs adoption in India: Deloitte

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 4, 2019

Electric three-wheelers could be the "low hanging fruit" that can accelerate faster adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) in India due to their "unparalleled relevance" in first and last mile...

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FAME II puts EV segment in fast lane by removing policy uncertainties: M&M

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 4, 2019

Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) Friday said the FAME II scheme has removed policy uncertainty in the electric vehicles (EV) segment, a move that would encourage more manufacturers to launch...

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Cabinet clears Rs 10,000 cr FAME II scheme for promoting electric vehicles

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 1, 2019

The Union Cabinet has cleared a Rs 10,000-crore programme under the FAME-II scheme for promotion of electric and hybrid vehicles, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Thursday. The Faster Adoption...

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Delhi Budget: Rs 100 cr for State Electric Vehicle Fund in 2019-20

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 27, 2019

Delhi Finance Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday allocated Rs 100 crore for the State Electric Vehicle Fund in the Budget for 2019-20, a measure termed a "positive start" by E-vehicle...

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Transport sector can become all electric-driven by 2030: EV expert

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 15, 2019

Electric vehicles are the future and with the help of innovative approaches, Indias transport sector can become all electric-driven by the year 2030, an EV expert and professor of IIT Madras has said. Professor Ashok Jhunjhunwala at a lecture in the Indian Institute of...

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