Hero plans a Rs 10,000 crore push for alternative mobility solutions
Hero MotoCorp Chairman and Managing Director Pawan Munjal said, “We have invested $600 million in R&D since commencing our solo journey in April 2011. We have put in another Rs 10000 crore in setting up manufacturing facilities and developing new products for the market."
Want environment minister to explain proposal to introduce EVs: SC
The authorities were also required to provide charging points for electric...
Piaggio unveils Aprilia SXR 160, plans India-specific electric mobility solutions
Piaggio, which is also working on India-specific futuristic...
Welcome to the future: JLR unveils new driverless concept car - Project Vector
The company hopes to pilot the new electric model on streets by late next year.
Nitin Gadkari inaugurates first inter-city electric bus service
The 43-seater capacity luxury electric bus, manufactured by Mitra Mobility Solution, has a range of 300 kilometre on a single charge and would be operated twice daily between the two cities, the operator Prasanna Purple Mobility Solutions said.
Electric cars likely to get same power specs
India has the potential to become one of the largest EV markets in the world, with the government pushing for the segment in order to curb pollution and reduce reliance on import-dependent fossil fuel, says a World Economic Forum report.
Nitin Gadkari invites players for electric lane of Delhi-Mumbai Expressway
The minister said the government is ready to provide policy support to serious investors and also appealed them to come forward in the field of alternative fuel including bio-CNG and electric vehicle. The entire Delhi Mumbai Express Highway will be completed in the next three years, the minister said, adding that land acquisition for the project has been completed.
Mahindra re-inventing it's electric mobility strategy
M&M MD Pawan Goenka said that the prime focus will be on EVs and the company will be doing things “similar to what other service providers are doing, but with a twist”. He mentioned that there is enough room to accommodate more service providers and new entries in the segment should not be of concern.
Has the electric vehicle industry found a lasting solution for its cars?
The EV industry, long caught in a funk, has found a way to ride past poor charging infra in India.
Established automakers collaborate with new age firms for future mobility solutions
Service provider Reliance Jio showcased at the expo its technology developments that connect vehicles to the cloud and can be used for wireless information exchange. The company is yet to commercialise these technologies. Telecom companies see great opportunity in collaborating with carmakers to provide wireless communication as vehicles get more and more connected, experts said.
Maruti Suzuki questions customs duty hike on imported electric vehicles
As per the Budget announcement, import duties on fully imported commercial EVs will go up to 40 per cent from 25 per cent, while that on semi knocked-down electric passenger vehicles will go up to 30 per cent from 15 per cent. Completely knocked-down units of EVs will attract import duty of 15 per cent, up from 10 per cent earlier.
Rocky Mountain Institute and Micelio collaborate with Dult to host Urban Mobility Lab in Bengaluru
An initiative led by RMI, the Urban Mobility Lab will aim to further accelerate Bengaluru’s transition to shared, clean, and citizen-centric mobility by serving as a forum for open discussion and a platform for action. Dult commissioner V Ponnuraj said: “We are happy to host the Urban Mobility Lab.
Mahindra Electric unveils new brand identity
The move is meant to give the brand a renewed thrust to achieve its global ambition of being a leading player in electric mobility technology solutions. The new identity further enhances the brand for a digital world by ensuring the logo works seamlessly on digital assets as well as on the EV components and vehicles.
Ashok Leyland's UK arm bags order for 37 electric decker buses in London
The company's subsidiary Optare Plc is partnering with Tower Transit Group in the launch of two new electric routes in London with the supply of 37 Metrodecker double-deck EVs.
Bird Electric to bring in sub Rs-10 lakh electric hatchback in partnership with China's Haima Automobiles
Both the groups were expected to formalise the agreement at the Auto Expo, but because of the corona virus breakout in China, senior contingent from Haima were unable to travel for the show, delaying the formalisation of the venture by a few weeks.
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