Tag: Electric Vehicle

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EV production likely to reach 54 mn units by 2029: Report

The EV Powertrain semiconductor market is forecast to grow at a CAAGR of 31 per cent to reach $27.3 billion by 2029, according to the report by market research firm Strategy Analytics.

  • Sunday, 09 October 2022
Tata Tiago.ev
Tata to accept Tiago.ev bookings from Oct 10; details here

The Tiago.ev will be on display across leading malls in major cities in October 2022. Customer test drives will be available from late December 2022 onwards.

  • Sunday, 09 October 2022
Mercedes EQS 580
India becomes first market outside Germany to manufacture Mercedes EV

With a drag coefficient of 0.20, the luxury saloon is claimed to be India’s longest range EV with 677 kms (WLTP)/857 kms (ARAI approved) range.

  • Sunday, 02 October 2022
Launch Of Tata Tiago EV
TATA launches Tiago EV; special price for first 10k customers

It is offered in multiple combinations of IP67 rated battery packs (water and dust resistant) and charging options including a 24kWh battery pack, delivering a Modified Indian Driving Cycle (MIDC) range of 315km

  • Wednesday, 28 September 2022
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Indian auto sector committed to decarbonisation: SIAM

The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the apex automobile industry body on Friday pledged to decarbonise the Indian auto sector to help India accomplish its goal of net-zero by 2070.

  • Friday, 16 September 2022
Jeep EV
Jeep enters EV market, to introduce 4 all-electric SUVs by 2025

Jeep showed the first images of two fully electric SUVs the all-new Wrangler-inspired Jeep Recon and a new electric Wagoneer, codenamed Wagoneer S.

  • Thursday, 08 September 2022
M&M eXUV400
Mahindra to debut eXUV400 in September 2022, forms new EV subsidiary

Though late, Mahindra & Mahindra has finally forayed into the Electric Vehicle (EV) segment with the announcement of eXUV400 which will be revealed in September 2022.

  • Friday, 08 July 2022
Nexon EV On Fire
Nexon EV fire: Twitterati flay Mumbai fire dept for using water to douse blaze

The Mumbai fire department used water to douse the fire, but, this has left the Twitterati in shock. The users expressed astonishment over such an act by the fire department as most probably the fire had caught the Lithium battery in the car.

  • Friday, 24 June 2022
Electric Scooters
Indian EV makers to soon follow BIS standards for batteries amid fires

Acknowledging an urgent need, the sources in the ministry said that it is in touch with the battery industry stakeholders to bring out BIS guidelines for EV batteries, as initial reports have found serious defects in the batteries, including designs of the battery packs and modules.

  • Tuesday, 31 May 2022
Kia EV6
Kia EV6 leaked brochure reveals startling details; supercar performance, 528 km range

According to the leaked brochure, the India-specific Kia EV6 could be offered in two powertrain options, including the Rear Wheel Drive (RWD) and All-Wheel Drive (AWD). However, the company is yet to make an official confirmation on the same.

  • Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Ford India Pvt Limited
Ford India drops EV plans, workers shocked

Shelving its plans to roll out electric vehicles out of its two plants, Ford India Pvt Ltd will resume compensation talks with its workers.

  • Thursday, 12 May 2022
Govt panel finds defect in battery cells in almost all EV fires
Govt panel finds defect in battery cells in almost all EV fires

The Delhi High Court this week issued notice to the Centre and the Delhi government on a plea seeking directions for mandatory insurance for electric two-wheelers.

  • Friday, 06 May 2022
Tesla can benefit by manufacturing EVs in India: Union Min Gadkari
Tesla can benefit by manufacturing EVs in India: Union Min Gadkari

At present, cars imported as Completely Built Units (CBUs) attract customs duty ranging from 60-100 per cent, depending on engine size and Cost, Insurance and Freight (CIF) value less or above USD 40,000.

  • Monday, 02 May 2022
Electric Vehicles
Govt refutes reports, says didn't ask EV makers to stop production

"The Ministry wishes to clarify that there is no such instruction and such reports are unfounded, misleading and far from the truth."

  • Friday, 29 April 2022
Electric Scooters Safe?
Are Electric Vehicles Safe?

In the last few weeks, several cases of two-wheeler Eclectic Vehicles catching fire have been reported from all across the country.

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  • Tuesday, 26 April 2022
Honda City e:HEV
Honda to begin delivering City Hybrid in May; Here is the price & all

Honda Cars India Limited (HCIL) will start delivering the new City Hybrid to its customers in May this year, informed sources. The booking for the same has already started and the cars are currently in different phases of transit from its facility in Rajasthan to the dealers across the country.

  • Saturday, 23 April 2022
Ola Electric Scooter
Ola says Guwahati rider was overspeeding as father blames firm for accident

After an Ola customer claimed on social media that a fault in the company's electric two-wheeler led to his son's accident, the ride-hailing major said on Friday that its investigation showed the rider was overspeeding.

  • Saturday, 23 April 2022
 2-wheeler EV
2-wheeler EV fires shake up nation, govt applies emergency brakes

After nearly six such EV fire incidents within a month, the government has asked all EV players to take firm steps to avoid such incidents.

  • Friday, 22 April 2022
Transition to EVs, green hydrogen critical to achieve carbon neutrality by 2070: Official
Transition to EVs, green hydrogen critical to achieve carbon neutrality by 2070: Official

Appreciating the large participation from diverse stakeholder groups at the session, he said the department has already undertaken considerable work in promoting research and development in the EV segment in the last few years.

  • Thursday, 21 April 2022
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari
India Registers 162% Growth In EV Sales: Gadkari

Gadkari said that for charging electric vehicles, our priority is to use green energy. He said that the government's policy is to entertain all new research, giving opportunity to new startup, by which we can establish appropriate technology which is more convenient and economically viable for the consumers.

  • Thursday, 31 March 2022
Suzuki Motor To Invest $1.3 Bn For EV Production In India: Report
Suzuki Motor To Invest $1.3 Bn For EV Production In India: Report

India has a goal of making 30 per cent of newly-sold cars to be electric by 2030. To achieve that, the government has offered incentives to purchasers of EVs worth $1.3 billion over a three-year period, starting 2019.

  • Saturday, 19 March 2022
Electric Two-Wheelers' Sales Jump 132% In 2021: SMEV
Electric Two-Wheelers' Sales Jump 132% In 2021: SMEV

Notably, the low-speed E2Ws are not subsidised under the 'FAME 2' policy that incentives only high-speed bikes based on their battery capacity which has made the entry-level high-speed E2Ws cheaper than many of the low-speed ones.

  • Thursday, 06 January 2022
EV Push, Rising Sales Support Tata Motors' Shares In 2021; Outlook Positive
EV Push, Rising Sales Support Tata Motors' Shares In 2021; Outlook Positive

In line with Dalmia's views, Ravi Singh, Vice President, Head of ResearchShareIndia, also sees Tata Motors' share price touching Rs 520-550 in the near-term.

  • Monday, 03 January 2022
Ola e-Scooter Rides To Be Available In 1,000 Cities Including Bhubaneswar By Dec 15
Ola e-Scooter Rides To Be Available In 1,000 Cities Including Bhubaneswar By Dec 15

The next leg of customer test rides will be commencing from November 27 onwards, in 11 more cities including Surat, Thiruvananthapuram, Kozhikode, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Jaipur Coimbatore, Vadodara, Bhubaneswar, Tiruppur and Nagpur.

  • Saturday, 20 November 2021
Odisha Electric Vehicle Policy 2021: Important Points You Need To Know
Odisha Electric Vehicle Policy 2021: Important Points You Need To Know

The State government has allowed 100 per cent exemption of motor vehicles (MV) taxes and also registration fees in respect of all types of battery operated vehicles (electric vehicles) up to 31, 12, 2025.

  • Sunday, 14 November 2021
Odisha Sees Over 4-Fold Rise In E-Vehicle Sale In 2021
Odisha Sees Over 4-Fold Rise In E-Vehicle Sale In 2021

According to National Register e-Service of Union Ministry of Road Transport, as many as 3,741 e-vehicles have been registered so far this year in Odisha as compared to 904 vehicles in 2020.

  • Sunday, 07 November 2021
NO TAX !!
Odisha Allows 100% Exemption On MV Tax and Registration Fees On Electric Vehicles

Odisha government has completely waived off MV tax and registration fees on purchase of electric vehicles.

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  • Sunday, 31 October 2021
Electric Vehicle
Innovation At Its Best! Berhampur Youth's E-Bike E-Cycle Have Unique Reverse Gear Features & More

A youth from Odisha's Berhampur has come up with a unique innovation to deal with the rising fuel prices.

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  • Sunday, 01 August 2021
India To Require 400k Charging Stations For 2 Mn EVs By 2026: Report
India To Require 400k Charging Stations For 2 Mn EVs By 2026: Report

The Grant Thornton Bharat-Ficci report said for India to reach its vision of 100 per cent EVs by 2030, factors such as increasing government support, decreasing cost of technology, and distressing pollution levels, would be key to accelerate this transition.

  • Saturday, 12 June 2021
Ratan-Tata
Ratan Tata invests in Ola electric mobility

Mumbai: Ratan Tata, the Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons, has invested in domestic ride-sharing company Ola’s newly-launched electric vehicle (EV) arm Ola Electric Mobility Pvt Ltd (OEMPL) as part of its Series A round of funding, the cab aggregator announced on Monday. A leading investor in startups, Tata was also an early investor in Ola’s […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
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Hyundai Motor developing mass market electric car

Chennai: Korean automobile major Hyundai Motor is developing an electric vehicle for the mass market and will launch it in a couple of year’s time, said a top company official. “Hyundai Motor is transforming into a mobility solutions provider from and automobile company,” S.S. Kim, Managing Director and CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd told reporters […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Softbank
SoftBank Group Corp keen to invest in Andhra

Hyderabad: SoftBank Group Corp of Japan has evinced interest to invest in the electric vehicles industry in Andhra Pradesh, an official statement said. This was conveyed by a delegation of Japanese multinational conglomerate during a meeting with Industries and IT Minister Mekapati Gautham Reddy here on Monday. Details will be known after another meeting to […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Elon-Musk
Elon Musk's Jan 2021 Target To Launch Tesla Cars In India Gets Longer

New Delhi: Tesla CEO Elon Musk who earlier said that the process to bring Tesla cars to India will begin in January 2021, has now refused to give any fixed timeline when his electric cars will arrive in the country. Responding to a follower who asked about get an update on whether Tesla India is […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Electric-Vehicle
As Petrol Nears Rs 100 Per Litre, Electric Powered Vehicles Running At 1/10th Cost

New Delhi: Even as filling-up a full tank of petrol is fast becoming a pipe dream for many, the alternative as well as futuristic electric powered vehicles seem to offer better running price realisation. However, caveats apply, especially when the charging time and state-wise electric unit price is applied. The calculation takes into account the […]

  • Monday, 05 April 2021
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Odisha-Born Woman Entrepreneur Becomes Country's First EV Maker

Bhubaneswar/ Rourkela: An Odisha-born woman has achieved a rare feat in the automobile industry through her new innovation of Electric Vehicle (EV). Meet Madhumita Agarwal, hailing from Rourkela has become the first woman entrepreneur who successfully set up an EV Manufacturing Company in Bengaluru, OBEN EV. According to sources, Madhumita and her team are most […]

  • Friday, 02 April 2021
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