EV policy

Central Government Approves New E-Vehicle Policy Focused On Domestic Manufacturing

Centre today approved a policy regarding investments for manufacturing e-vehicles in India. The Central government said that the scheme is meant to promote India as a manufacturing destination so that e-vehicles with the latest technology can be manufactured in the country. The policy is designed to attract investments in the e-vehicle space by reputed global […]

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Gujarat Sees 600 Percent Jump In Electric Vehicle Registrations In One Year

The World Resources India (WRI), an international clean energy think tank, claimed that between 2021 and 2022, Gujarat recorded a steep hike in registration of Electric Vehicles (EVs). WRI-India, in its analysis, said that between 2021 and 2022, the state witnessed a 600 percent rise in EV registration. The state government in 2021 came up […]

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Maharashtra Races To Top In EV Pile With FAME 2 Fuel

Maharashtra is leading in the number of EVs sold across all segments. The State has achieved this place with the help of the FAME II Scheme. It has 2.96 lakh EVs out of total 16.73 lakh EVs/hybrids in the country. The next in line are Karnataka and Tamil Nadu with 2,03,592 and 1,69,006 respectively. FAME […]

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Dharamshala Roads Gear up for 15 E-Buses

Close on the heels of Srinagar and Jammu announcing the introduction of 200 electric buses, Dharamshala has announced a similar initiative. Dharamshala roads will soon welcome 15 e-buses. This announcement comes as part of its smart city project, which is said to have gathered momentum following this news. This is a pilot project developed between […]

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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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Delhi Govt Begins Construction Of 14 EV Charging Stations To Achieve Target Of 100

Delhi Transport Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (DTIDC), an enterprise of Delhi government, has begun to construct the electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at 14 cluster scheme bus depots in order to achieve the ambitious target of opening 100 new EV charging stations across the city by September. The cluster bus depots include Rajghat, Chhatarpur, Dwarka […]

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Delhi’s Roads Get New 200 EV Three Wheelers From Three Wheels United

Karnataka-based EV tech-enhanced financier, Three Wheels United (TWU) is strengthening its presence in the Delhi EV industry with the deployment of 200 EV three-wheelers in its fleet. To make the transition from conventional to EV three-wheelers as seamless as possible, Three Wheels United has been actively engaging with Delhi auto-rickshaw drivers over the past few […]

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Chandigarh to issue tender for 100 EV charging stations

In a push to launch its electric vehicle (EV) policy, the Chandigarh administration is poised to float a global tender in three to four days to invite eligible companies to bid for installing 100 charging stations across the city, according to recent media reports. The UT will select the company in a month. “The tender […]

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EV Charging- current status/ challenges and way forward

By Kunwer Sachdev India’s interest in adopting clean mobility is now firm and clear. The government of India has taken steps towards encouraging an EV ecosystem in the country through the FAME policies, reduction of GST on EVs, and most recently, the Production Linked Incentives. The idea is to create an economic environment for EV […]

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