Hyundai, Kia To Recall 1,70,000 EVs Over Software Issue In South Korea: Report

Hyundai Motor Co and sister company Kia Corp have announced that they will recall about 170,000 electric vehicles (EVs) in South Korea over problems with software in the charging systems, reported news agency Reuters quoting South Korea’s transport ministry. “Hyundai Motor and Kia will take prompt actions to prevent customer inconvenience and will continue to […]

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Impact Of Connectivity & Data In Shaping Urban Mobility In India

In recent years, the intersection of urban mobility and technology has given rise to innovative solutions that address the challenges of growing cities in India. E-bikes, propelled by advancements in connectivity and data, have emerged as a key player in reshaping the landscape of urban transportation. As cities across India grapple with issues of traffic […]

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Okaya EV Chargers Gets HPCL Order For 600 EV Chargers

Okaya EV Chargers has announced that it has secured an order for 600 EV chargers from Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL). The order includes the installation of 60KW CCS2 Dual Gun and 120KW CCS2 Dual Gun chargers at various locations across India, stated the press release by the company. The company Okaya EV said, “These […]

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EV Tire-Wear Emissions 1,850 Times More Than Particulate Emissions By Petrol, Diesel Cars, Finds Study

Electric Vehicles (EV) are causing pollution through tire-wear emissions which are 1,850 times more than particulate mass emissions caused by petrol and diesel-powered vehicles, an analysis by Emission Analytics found in its report. The added weight of these vehicles might lead to tire wear emissions that might confound the ‘zero emissions’ tag. The study was […]

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Centre Extends FAME-II Scheme For EVs: Report

The Centre has decided to extend the FAME-II scheme (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing Electric Vehicles) for EV manufacturing and to boost faster adoption of EVs in the country. Earlier, the scheme was slated to end by March 31, 2024. According to media reports, the government has extended the scheme not to let any disruption affect […]

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Quantum Energy Partners With BatterySmart For 2-3 Wheeler EV Charging

Electric two-wheeler manufacturer Quantum Energy has announced that it has come into an alliance with a battery-swapping network Battery Smart with an aim to cater to two and three-wheeler electric vehicles. As per the official release by the firm, this collaboration aims to leverage Battery Smart’s extensive network of over 900 swap stations across 25+ […]

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Panasonic Energy, H&T Partner To Supply Li-ion Battery Cans To US

Panasonic Energy a Panasonic Group Company today announced it has signed a long-term agreement with H&T Recharge, a leading battery component manufacturer, for the supply of lithium-ion battery cans in North America, with the aim of expanding its production of safe electric vehicle (EV) batteries. Panasonic Energy and H&T have collaborated since 2017, with H&T […]

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Servotech Wins Order for 1500 EV Chargers from HPCL, OEMs

Delhi-based  EV Chargers manufacturer Servotech announced it has bagged an order for nearly 1500 DC fast EV chargers from Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) and other EV charger OEMs worth Rs 102 crores involving two charger variants of 60 kW and 120 kW. According to a media release by the company, orders secured by HPCL […]

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France Slashes EV Subsidies By 20% For High Income Earners: Report

The French government slashed subsidies on electric vehicles for the top 50 percent of high-income earners earlier this week. The aim behind this move by Paris is to control budget-related issues and manage expenditures for promoting electric and hybrid vehicle adoption. Therefore, the France government has reduced the subsidy by 20 percent. Under this new […]

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