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REIL, EESL bag big chunk of orders for EV charging stations

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 29, 2019

State-owned Rajasthan Electronics & Instruments Ltd (REIL) and Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) have bagged a significant chunk of orders for setting up more than 2,500 e-vehicle charging stations in about 90 cities across the country. No private sector company has...

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Shifting to electric vehicles may only burn money: Experts

By : Sustainability ..., Nov 29, 2019

Electric vehicles may not be the panacea the country is hoping for. To implement the electrification plan of 2030, the manufacturing of battery capacity in the country needs to be augmented at least 1,000 times. Moreover, five giga factories will be required to be set up,...

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To save Rs 6,000 crore, convert 25 pc of all vehicles to electric by 2023: Report

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 18, 2019

A report by the Dialogue and Development Commission (DDC) of Delhi and Rocky Mountain Institute, titled 'Accelerating Delhi's Mobility Transition: Insights from the Delhi Urban Mobility Lab' states that the conversion of all vehicles sales in Delhi to electric by 2023 is...

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SIAM pushes for enhanced alternative fuels penetration amid focus on electric vehicles

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 19, 2019

Automobile industry body SIAM has proposed making petrol-powered two-wheelers and passenger vehicles material compatible with 10 per cent ethanol (E10) and 3 per cent methanol (M3) blends by...

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IIT Hyderabad Launches ‘M2Smart’ Testbed To Research Low-Carbon Models For Indian Transportation

By : Sustainability ..., May 30, 2019

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad launched an ‘M2Smart Project’ Testbed to develop low-carbon models for Indian transportation in the presence of IIT Hyderabad and Japanese Researchers...

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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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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...

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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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Sustainability Outlook partners for the World Utility Summit 2018

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 7, 2018

The 2nd edition of the World Utility Summit 2018 is presented jointly by ELECRAMA and IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES), from 11 to 13 March, 2018 at New Delhi, India covers 6 important...

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