The Delhi government has been making conscious efforts to move towards electric vehicles in a bid to reduce air pollution.
The Road and Transport Minister also said rapid strides in technology and green fuel will reduce the cost of electric automobiles, bringing them at par with petrol-run vehicles in the next two years.
What is noteworthy is the investment in cargo terminals, logistic parks, railways modernisation and importantly, the integration between the transport systems, it said.
On the advice of Niti Ayoga, the Odisha government came up with the Electric Vehicle Policy 2021 on September 2 this year in order to encourage the faster adoption of electric vehicles in the State
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.
Odisha government will provide 15 percent subsidies on each purchase of electronic vehicles
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
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 […]
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 […]
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