hybrid vehicles

University of Mauritius Founds Solar Energy Laboratory

A state-of-the-art solar energy laboratory has been launched today at the University of Mauritius. The laboratory has been established with cooperation from Huawei Mauritius. The initiative is part of a project referred to as the Park of Excellence in Solar Photovoltaic (PESP) at the University of Mauritius. The Minister of Energy and Public Utilities, Georges […]

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BP To Invest Upto £50 Million In Electric Vehicle R&D Centre In UK

British Petroleum or ‘bp’ has announced plans to invest up to £50 million in a new electric vehicle battery testing centre and analytical laboratory in the UK. The company had already revealed its intention to invest up to £18 billion in the UK’s energy system by the end of 2030. Expected to open by the […]

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Environmentalists Dispute ‘Green’ Status of Hybrid Cars

Hybrid cars are increasingly becoming popular in the European Union as environmentally conscious drivers are moving away from conventional vehicles. However, environmentalists suggest that the hybrid vehicles might not be as green as they seem to be. The sales of these vehicles that come with a combustion engine and a small electric motor that allows […]

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Progress in Sales of EVs/Hybrid Vehicles Under FAME Scheme

The DHI has been administrating FAME India for the adoption of EVs/ hybrid vehicles in India since 2015, and Union Minister Prakash Javadekar has now shed some light on the progress The Department of Heavy Industry (DHI) is administrating Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid &) Electric Vehicles (EVs) in India (FAME India) Scheme for […]

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Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Owners Provided Rs 360 cr in Subsidies: Javadekar

Prakash Javadekar has said that 2.85 lakh buyers of electric and hybrid vehicles have been supported by a subsidy of Rs 360 crore under the FAME Scheme. Union Minister Prakash Javadekar has said that about 2.85 lakh buyers of electric and hybrid vehicles have been supported by a subsidy of Rs 360 crore under the FAME India Scheme. […]

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Hyundai Motor Group Reveals Solar Charging System Technology to Power Future Eco-Friendly Vehicles

Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors have today announced plans to introduce solar charging technology on selected Hyundai Motor Group vehicles. Electricity-generating solar panels will be incorporated into the roof or the hood of vehicles, and will support internal combustion, hybrid and battery electric vehicles with additional electrical power, increasing fuel efficiency and range. The solar […]

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