IoT-Enabled E-Vehicles Can Boost Digital India Scheme

By Nitin Kapoor, Managing Director of Saera Electric Auto For India to maintain its responsibility towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), steady penetration of electric vehicles and a proportionate decline in the sale of Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) vehicles is imperative. While the demand for green transportation is gradually growing, there are certain challenges that […]

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General Motors Aims to Become Carbon Neutral by 2040

US based automaker, General Motors yesterday announced its plans to become carbon neutral in its global operations by 2040. Also, the company has committed to setting science-based targets to achieve carbon neutrality.  In addition to this, the company has also signed the Business Ambition Pledge for 1.5⁰C, an urgent call to action from a global […]

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Focus on Electrification of 3W More as Compared to 4W: TERI

One of the most significant challenges in the 3W segment is with respect to finances. However, that cost is now coming down to 25-30% in India The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), with the support of Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation (SSEF), has released a report on the Roadmap for Electrification of Urban Freight in India. Speaking […]

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Volvo Cars to Produce of Electric Motors at its Powertrain Plant in Sweden

Volvo Cars has announced its target of producing electric motors at its powertrain plant in Skövde, Sweden. Planning to establish complete in-house E-motor production with an investment of 700 million SEK by mid-decade. The company is aiming to become a premium electric car company with 50 percent of its global sales to be fully electric […]

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RITES Bags Rs 475 Crore Railway Electrification Contract

RITES Limited has announced that it has been awarded a contract worth Rs 475 crore for electrification works of various arms of the Indian Railways. RITES Limited, a Public Sector Enterprise and a leading player in the transport consultancy and engineering sector in India has announced that it has been awarded a contract worth Rs 475 […]

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bp Energy Outlook Explores Possible Paths for Global Energy Transition

The 2020 edition of the bp Energy Outlook explores possible paths for the global energy transition, how global energy markets may evolve over the next thirty years and the key uncertainties that may shape them. Looking out to 2050, the Outlook is focused around three main scenarios. In the main scenarios, it considers, global energy […]

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Hitachi ABB Win Rs 120 Crore Order For Railways Electrification

In an order worth Rs 120 crore, Hitachi ABB Power Grids India will deliver its transformers to CLW for the production of 400 electric locomotive engines In an order worth Rs 120 crore, Hitachi ABB Power Grids India will be delivering its transformers to the Government of India’s electric locomotive manufacturer, Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW), […]

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NALCO Tenders for Electrification of Battery Room for Rooftop Solar PV Plant

State-owned National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) has floated a tender for the electrification of battery room for rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) plant at the premises of its D.M. plant in S.P.P of Alumina Refinery, NALCO in Damanjodi town in Odisha. The last date and time for submitting bids is June 15, 2020, by 3:00 p.m. […]

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AfDB and EU to Provide €12 mn for Electrification of Rural Areas in Togo

AfDB, EU and the Togolese government have signed an agreement for 12 million euros to support the CIZO rural electrification program from Togo (PRAVOST).   The African Development Bank (AfDB), the European Union (EU) and the Togolese government have signed an agreement of some 12 million euros as part of the project to support the […]

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