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Hybrid cars to be exempted from odd-even scheme in Delhi

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 16, 2019

If you are driving hybrid variant of cars such as Suzuki Ciaz, Honda Accord or Toyota Camry, you do not need to fret over the Delhi government's plan to implement odd-even rule to curb air pollution in the city. As in the previous years, the city government led by Chief...

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Electric vehicle journey to begin with hybrid technology in India: Honda

By : Sustainability ..., May 27, 2019

Japanese auto major Honda will use hybrid vehicles as intermediates in the next two years in India before going for full electric vehicles (EVs) as it expects setting up of supporting...

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Okinawa Autotech invests Rs 200 crore to set up new plant; aims 1 million production capacity

By : Sustainability ..., May 20, 2019

Electric scooter maker Okinawa Autotech is investing Rs 200 crore to set up a new manufacturing plant with an annual capacity of one million units, preparing to meet increased demand following...

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Ather Energy gets FAME II nod for electric scooter Ather 450

By : Sustainability ..., May 9, 2019

Hero MotoCorp-backed Ather Energy said Wednesday its electric scooter Ather 450 has received regulatory compliance to qualify for subsidy under the FAME II scheme. Subsequently, the model will...

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Govt missing out on low-hanging fruits amid EV-push

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 25, 2019

A Rs 10,000 crore scheme to subsidise sale of electric and hybrid vehicles as part of efforts to curb pollution is welcome, but the government is missing out on low-hanging fruits like Auto LPG...

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Cabinet likely to clear Rs 10,000 crore FAME II scheme

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 28, 2019

The Union Cabinet is likely to clear on Thursday a Rs 10,000-crore programme under the FAME-II scheme for promotion of electric and hybrid vehicles, according to official sources....

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Kia plans to produce EVs, hybrids in India; targets 2021 for launch

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 12, 2018

South Korean auto maker Kia plans to roll out electric and hybrid vehicles from its upcoming plant at Anantpur in Andhra Pradesh and is targeting to launch an electric vehicle in India by 2021,...

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Maruti Suzuki bets big on CNG, hybrid cars

By : sustainabilityo..., May 1, 2018

Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) plans to go full throttle to develop various kinds of alternate technologies, including CNG powered cars and hybrid vehicles, and not just electric vehicles, a top...

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Volvo Cars seeks incentives to push hybrid vehicles in India

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 23, 2018

Swedish automaker Volvo Cars wants incentives for hybrid vehicles in India as it looks to expand its cleaner transport solutions in the country. 


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Focus on e-mobility in public transport via FAME scheme: Government

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 29, 2017

The government today said it will give a fresh thrust to e-mobility in public transport through the extension of FAME scheme till March 31, 2018. ...

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