Volvo unveils World’s first full size Electric Autonomous Bus in Singapore.

NTU Singapore Volvo

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) and Volvo Buses have launched the world’s first full size, autonomous electric bus today. The single-deck Volvo Electric bus is 12 metres long and has a full capacity close to 80 passengers. The Volvo 7900 Electric bus is equipped with numerous sensors and navigation […]

BHEL enters Electric Vehicle charging business. Sets up first e-vehicle charging facility of Delhi Chandigarh Highway.

BHEL Electric Vehicle

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) is setting up a network of Solar-based Electric Vehicle Chargers (SEVC) on the Delhi-Chandigarh Highway. The first in the series of Charging Stations was inaugurated by Dr. A.R. Sihag, Secretary, Department of Heavy Industry (DHI), in the presence of Sh. Atul Sobti, Chairman & Managing […]

Tata Motors begins supply of 40 AC electric buses to Lucknow City Transport Services Ltd.

Tata Starbus Hybrid bus

Reaffirming its commitment towards E-mobility in the country, India’s leading bus brand, Tata Motors will be supplying 40 units of the Ultra 9m AC Electric buses to the Lucknow City Transport Services Ltd (LCTSL) in a phased manner, within the next four months. The first Ultra 9/9m AC Electric bus was flagged off today […]

EESL floats global tender for procurement of 10,000 EVs

Tata Tigor EV

State-owned Energy Efficiency Services Limited has called for the global tender to supply 10,000 electric vehicles under National E-Mobility Scheme. The electric vehicles will be supplied to several state governments and Union ministries. The government plans to bring down the cost of the electric vehicles by mass procurement with the […]

Tata’s Jaguar rivals with Tesla with 480 km range electric car

Jaguar I-pace 0 to 60mph in 4.8 seconds

0 to 100km in 4.8 seconds and 480km claimed range in single fast charge. Is this the beginning of a new era? British car maker Jaguar Landrover owned by Indian conglomerate Tata has launched I-pace electric SUV at Geneva Motor Show 2018. The Jaguar I-pace is the first standalone electric […]

Tata Motors rolls out Tigor electric vehicle from Sanand plant in Gujarat.

Tata Tigor EV

Tata Motors today rolled out the first batch of the Tigor Electric Vehicle (EV) at the hands of N Chandrasekaran, Chairman, Tata Sons and Tata Motors, from its Sanand facility in Gujarat. Present on this momentous occasion were Ratan N Tata, Chairman Emeritus, Tata Group, Guenter Butschek, CEO & MD, […]

Tesla’s electric engineless automatic semi is far superior than conventional diesel truck.

Tesla Semi

A great news for global trucking industries. The innovation of electric vehicle is set to transform trucking business after cars and public buses. Tesla, a leader in electric vehicle segment recently showcased its Semi truck. The zero-emission noiseless technology with an easily available electricity source could cut down the prices […]

Four China-made BYD K7 electric buses procured by BEST to hit Mumbai roads.

In an attempt to go green, BEST has launched electric buses on its South Mumbai route. BrihanMumbai Electrical Supply and Transport (BEST) is the only public transport corporation who has the additional charge to supply electricity to Mumbaikars. An electric bus would be an untapped opportunity as BEST may not […]

Govt of India likely to procure 30,000 electric vehicles by 2019

Tata Motors EESL tender

As the world adores the concept of Tesla’s Model 3 and Model S, the government of India has gone ahead with the procurement of Made-In-India electric vehicles. India is likely to adopt an electric vehicle policy by December 2017. Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Roads and Surface Transport has ambitiously said, […]

Solar technology to bring warmth in Ladakh homes

Solar technology to bring warmth in Ladakh homes

Winter is coming! As monsoon fades away from northern parts of India, the cold winds from the Himalaya bring fresh snow in the Ladakh region of Jammu & Kashmir, India. Clouds hardly reach here making the region an arid snow desert. Temperatures here in winter match with Siberia. The home […]