Month: September 2020

Rajasthan Electronics To Empanel Agencies To Set Up 1,000 EV Charging Stations

The Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL), a government-owned manufacturer of electronic products, has invited bids for the empanelment of agencies for electric vehicle (EV) charging stations. The company plans to set up more than 1,000 EV charging stations in…

Tesla To Make Cobalt Free Batteries

Tesla will make electric vehicle batteries with cobalt-free cathodes, it announced during its Battery Day event. The announcement came as part of the company’s move to make batteries in-house instead of purchasing them. Musk didn’t give a timeline for going…

No License Will Be Required To Open EV Charging Stations, Government Has Made Special Plan

Usually necessary to get a license from the government to open a petrol pump, but no such procedure will be required to open the charging point of electric vehicles. To boost the sale of EVs, the Government is not only…

T.N. To Set Up Electric Vehicle Charging Stations In Six Cities

The Tamil Nadu government has informed the National Green Tribunal that it will set up electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in Chennai, Coimbatore, Tiruchi, Madurai, Salem and Tirunelveli, and provide charging points in government office parking slots. The charging stations…

Tesla Eyes Expansion Into India With R&D Center

Tesla’s official entry into the auto market in India has been a long time coming, and it looks like progress is finally being made in that direction. The all-electric carmaker is now in talks with Karnataka government officials to open…

Airbus Plans Hydrogen-Powered Commercial Aircraft By 2035

Airbus, a Netherland-based multinational aerospace company, has announced its plans to develop the world’s first zero-emission commercial aircraft by 2035. According to its statement, the company is currently working on three concept designs for hydrogen-powered aircraft equipped with zero-emission technology,…

Li Auto Inc. Announces The Adoption Of NVIDIA’s Next Generation Autonomous Driving Smart Chip Orin

Li Auto Inc., an innovator in China’s new energy vehicle market, announced a three-way strategic cooperation with NVIDIA Corporation, the world’s leading artificial intelligence computing company, and NVIDIA’s Chinese partner, Huizhou Desay SV Automotive. Through this strategic cooperation, Li Auto…

New Research Says Sodium-Ion Batteries Are A Valid Alternative To Lithium-Ion Batteries

Lithium (Li)-ion batteries (LIBs) are the electrochemical energy storage systems of choice for a wide variety of applications, however other types of emerging battery technologies are currently on the path to share their dominant position. Among them sodium (Na)-ion batteries…

Porsche Unveils Awesome 2.1 MWh Megapack-Like Mobile Charging System For Electric Cars

Porsche unveiled a mobile charging solution consisting of a 2.1 MWh Megapack-like battery system in a trailer that can charge 10 electric cars at once. The EV industry is still trying to figure out all the details of the charging…

Russia’s Uranium One Aims To Capture 10% Of Global Lithium Market By 2030

Russian state-owned mining group Uranium One Inc. plans to begin producing lithium in 2023 and to capture as much as 9% to 10% of the global market by 2030, the head of the country’s nuclear fuel distributor said in an…