FAME India Scheme

Rising EV: The State Of EV Sector In India

India is riding fast toward its goal of carbon neutrality by the year 2070. Naturally, the transportation sector, one of the biggest polluters, has to be brought under green cover if the nation wants to reduce the emissions intensity of its GDP by 45 per cent by 2030 – a medium-term goal. The electric vehicle […]

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Tata Motors emerges lowest bidder for electric buses in CESL tender

Tata Motors has emerged as the lowest bidder in the mega tender for 5,450 electric buses floated by Convergence Energy Services Ltd (CESL) under the remodelled FAME II scheme, the government said on Tuesday. Discovered prices of the Grand Challenge tender are between 15 per cent and 48 per cent lower than the price discovered […]

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Govt Spends Rs 175 Cr for Purchase of Heavy Electric Vehicles

The Government of India has spent Rs 175 crore for the purchase of electric buses under the second phase of Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid &) Electric Vehicles in India (FAME India) Scheme. The Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises said in a notification that, the expenditure on purchase of these electric buses […]

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PM Modi to Launch FAME India II on September 7

The 1st phase of FAME India scheme came into effect on 1st April 2015 in order to incentivize the mass adoption of electric/hybrid vehicles and to support hybrid/electric vehicles market development and manufacturing eco-system. Enhancing India’s approach towards the use of hybrid and electric vehicles, PM Narendra Modi will launch the 2nd phase of FAME […]

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E-Transports Vehicles to Rush on Hyderabad Streets

Will Hyderabadis be at long last ready to inhale natural air? Are they ready to dispose of those filthy transports and gravely trucks heaving thick dark exhaust that stifle the city streets? A report from WHO on the growing contamination levels in Indian urban communities has served as an eye-opener for the legislature. In short […]

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