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Odisha To Set Up Dedicated Fund To Facilitate Subsidies For Electric Vehicles
Odisha To Set Up Dedicated Fund To Facilitate Subsidies For Electric Vehicles

With a view to cut down carbon emissions, the Odisha Cabinet in August had approved the Electric Vehicle Policy 2021. Odisha became the 10th state in the country to have a full-fledged policy for the ambitious project.

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Odisha Govt Announces Incentives On Purchase Of Electric Vehicles

Odisha government will provide 15 percent subsidies on each purchase of electronic vehicles

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Odisha Cabinet Approves Electric Vehicle Policy-2021

The Electric Vehicle Policy 2021 was approved by the Odisha Cabinet on Friday that aims to achieve a target of 20% EV registration out of the total vehicle registrations by 2025

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Odisha Frames Draft Electric Vehicle Policy 2021; Aims To Become Model State

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has come up with a draft “Odisha Electric Vehicle Policy, 2021” to build Odisha a model State in promotion of electric vehicles (EVs) through adoption, adaptation, research, and development. This is in accordance with the Central rules under which the government of India has therefore adopted a National Electric Mobility Plan […]

Electrified Tata Motors Set To Roll Small Commercial e-Vehicle
Electrified Tata Motors Set To Roll Small Commercial e-Vehicle

New Delhi: After buses and passenger cars, automobile giant Tata Motors might soon roll-out an electric variant of its small commercial vehicle. In a conversation with IANS, Girish Wagh, President, Commercial Vehicle Business Unit of Tata Motors said the company has participated in ‘FAME Phase I’ scheme for electrification of buses. Centre had introduced the […]

Committed To Building EV Ecosystem In India: Dassault Systemes

New Delhi: With the government setting a target of 2023 to step up the adoption of Electric Vehicles (EVs) in India, global 3D design company Dassault Systemes is mulling to invest more for the development of the EV ecosystem in the country, a top company executive said on Sunday. When it comes to Electric Vehicles, […]

India has game plan for electric vehicles: NITI Aayog CEO

Ahmedabad: India has put in place a game plan for electric vehicles (EV) and its components like batteries to ensure clean cities, reduce imports and utilise solar power, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said here on Saturday. He said domestic battery manufacturing for electric vehicles provides a “massive market opportunity”, and also quickens the transition […]

Appropriate policy measures needed to lower ownership costs of EVs: Economic Survey

New Delhi:  To promote electric vehicles (EVs) in India, the country’s Economic Survey 2018-19 has recommended the government to frame appropriate policy measures to lower their overall lifetime ownership cost. According to the survey, EVs hold enormous potential not only “because it is environment friendly but also because India can emerge as a hub of […]

IOC opens India's first electric charging station in Nagpur

Nagpur: In a major step in spreading the use of green energy, Indias first electric vehicle (EV) charging station was started here on Sunday by Indian Oil Corp (IOC), according to the state-run oil marketing company. Indian Oil has partnered with cab aggregator Ola to set up the charging station at an IOC petrol pump here. […]

India needs large lithium-ion battery plants for EVs push: Niti Aayog

New Delhi: India is required to set up large lithium-ion batteries (LiBs) manufacturing plants to become a global player in electric vehicles (EVs) technology market, Niti Aayog member V K Saraswat has said. As the government is looking to give a major push to use of EVs, Saraswat said the main challenge would be in […]

EESL to procure 10,000 e-vehicles from Tata Motors

New Delhi: Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) on Friday said that it will procure 10,000 electric vehicles from automobile major Tata Motors. According to EESL, Tata Motors was selected through an international competitive bidding aimed at increased participation. “Tata Motors won the tender and will now supply the electric vehicles (EVs) in two phases – […]

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Need to promote electric vehicles: Gadkari

Nagpur: Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday said that electric vehicles need to be promoted in order to cut down expenses incurred on crude oil imports. “E-vehicles need to be promoted in order to cut down the huge crude oil bill, reduce pollution and create cost effectiveness in transportation,” Gadkari said […]

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EVs to be introduced on mass scale within three years: Piyush Goyal

New Delhi: Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Saturday said that the central government plans to introduce electric vehicles (EVs) on a mass scale within the next three years. The Minister of State (Independent Charge) Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy, and Mines was speaking at the 2017 annual session of the Confederation of Indian Industry […]