EV charging stations

Govt to Add 137 EV Charging Stations to National Highways

Nitin Gadkari, India’s Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, said recently that the central government has allocated funds for the construction of 137 additional roadside amenities with EV charging stations on national highways in addition to the seven that already exist.  According to Gadkari’s written response to the Rajya Sabha, “The wayside amenities are […]

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West Bengal Aims for 1000 E-Charging Stations in Next 2 Years

The West Bengal government said that it plans to install 1,000 EV charging stations within the next two years to promote the use of more environmentally friendly cars.  According to S Suresh Kumar, Additional Chief Secretary of Power, West Bengal, “People aren’t purchasing EVs because of their expensive price and lack of charging infrastructure. We […]

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Ioniq 5: India’s First Global Battery Electric Platform from Hyundai

Hyundai Motors India, the second largest auto seller in India, continues to firm up its EV plans for the country. With the release of its future model, the Ioniq 5, which is scheduled to make its world debut at the Auto Expo in January of next year, Hyundai Motor India said that it will bring […]

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WBSEDCL 205 EV Charging / Battery Swapping Station Tender Complete Details

West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL) has invited bids for installing 205 EV charging stations and battery swapping stations to increase e-mobility in the region.  The last date for submitting the online bid is November 18, 2022, till 12:00 pm. Bids will be opened on the same day at 12:30 pm. The tender […]

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WBSEDCL Floats Tender 205 EV Charging, Battery Swapping Stations

A public-private partnership (PPP) is being sought by the West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd. (WBSEDCL) to build EV charging stations to increase e-mobility in the region, an official announced recently. According to him, 205 charging or battery-swapping stations for various car types are being built by the state-run utility, which is looking for […]

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Madhya Pradesh’s Municipal Corporation Floats Tender for EV Charging Stations

The Satna Municipal Corporation (SMC) in Madhya Pradesh has invited bids for the installation of ten electric vehicles (EV) charging stations at various places within the city. The awarded Bidder shall be responsible for the supply, erection, testing, commissioning, and maintaining of the Electrical Vehicle Charging Station. The bidder will also be responsible for providing […]

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Ladakh Announces EV policy With Subsidies For Greater Adoption

A new electric vehicle policy has been announced by the Union Territory of Ladakh that comes with a wide range of subsidies that is aimed at encouraging the residents to shift from fossil fuel based vehicles to electric vehicles. According to the officials of the administration, the new e-vehicle policy is a crucial step in […]

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Charging Infrastructure: The Backbone That is Driving a Transformation

By Varun Goenka With global oil prices skyrocketing and petrol and diesel costs going up almost on a daily basis, there is an urgent need to switch over to a more sustainable energy option. Recognizing this, the Indian government has been actively trying to promote the use of electric vehicles (EVs). The Centre and several […]

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Superior Battery Swapping Infrastructure Can Change the Entire EV Ecosystem

This year’s Budget was very important for the EV Industry as the Indian government has introduced a battery swapping policy and created higher standards for the growth of India’s electric vehicle (EV) ecosystem. The battery swapping policy and interoperability standards for electric vehicles (EVs) announced by the government in the Budget aim to address one […]

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