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Indian Railways’ renewable energy usage up by 6,900 per cent

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 5, 2019

The Indian Railways’ dependence on renewable sources of energy for running trains has gone up by a staggering 6,900 per cent over the last five years, data from the railway ministry has revealed...

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Clean Mobility | India’s resolve to become an electric vehicle country by 2030 is taking shape

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 18, 2019

India's government is not only serious about clean mobility but is in a hurry to get there. India is planning to mandate cab-hailing companies like Ola and Uber to “convert 40 percent of their...

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Sahara India to roll out range of electric vehicles

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 6, 2019

Conglomerate Sahara India Pariwar on Tuesday announced its foray into automobile sector, with electric vehicles range ‘Sahara Evols’. Variants of electric scooters, motorcycles, three-wheelers...

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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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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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