India

About 1.65 lakh EVs Supported As On Nov 25 Under Phase-2 of FAME India Scheme

About 1.65 lakh electric vehicles have been supported as on November 25 this year under the second phase of Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles FAME India scheme, Parliament was informed on Tuesday. The Ministry of Heavy…

FAME-II to PLI, Govt Lists Out Initiatives Taken To Make India an EV Hub

To make India a manufacturing hub for electric vehicles in the coming five years, the government has taken several initiatives, Anil Firojiya, Minister of Heavy Industries, said during a rewritten reply in the Lok Sabha today. He said recently, the…

BMW Seeks Temporary Import Duty Relief For Electric Vehicles In India, To Launch Three EVs In Six Months

While it may be late to the party, BMW will soon join the likes of Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar and Audi to launch a luxury electric vehicle (EV) in India, as the Germany carmaker readies to introduce the BMW iX SUV next…

Darwin Group Forays Into E-Scooter, Launches Affordable Range. Check Price, Features

Due to the increasing demand for electric vehicles in India, one after the other companies are launching electric vehicles. Now Darwin Platform Group of Companies (DPGC) has launched three new models of electric scooters Darwin D-5, D-7 and D-14 in…

Ola Electric has announced plans to expand test ride locations for its electric scooters to more cities later this month. The next set of test ride locations will be operations in more cities from November 27, the fledgling electric vehicle…

Develop Technology To Reduce Charging Time For EVs Mr. Mahendra Nath Pandey Said

There are seveal challenges to the Electric Vehicles sector. Among them charging is one of the bane for the users. Union Minister of Heavy Industries Mahendra Nath Pandey asked the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) to develop technology to…

7% Vehicles Purchased Since 2020 in Delhi Are Electric, says Gahlot

Of the total vehicles purchased in the national capital since the introduction of the electric vehicle (EV) policy in 2020, around 7 per cent are EVs, Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot said on Monday. “Delhi is the first state in…

Own An EV In Delhi? You Can Now Avail A Subsidy Of RS 6,000 On A Private Charger

If you live in Delhi and have been contemplating purchasing an electric vehicle (EV), here’s good news: the Delhi government is offering a chunky incentive on the purchase of private EV chargers, which will bring prices of such chargers down…

Delhi Govt To Withdraw Subsidies For Electric Cars

Electric vehicles in India have seen increased interest in recent times. But as EV uptake has increased, this has led the Delhi government to withdraw its subsidies on EV cars instead. EV purchase subsidies are one of the key features…

OMCs Are Planning A Massive Push For Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure At Pumps.

Oil marketing companies, IndianOil and BPCL, have planned to give a mega push to set-up e-vehicle charging infrastructure at existing fuel pumps. Both the OMCs have bet big on EVs becoming a major segment of the country’s automobile sector. The…