Virgin Hyperloop signs MoU for Pune – Mumbai route

Pune Mumbai hyperloop

Virgin Hyperloop has signed MoU with Government of Maharashtra to develop the network between Mumbai and Pune. Virgin Hyperloop One Chairman Sir Richard Branson announced the Framework Agreement in the presence of the PM Narendra Modi and Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis to begin the development of the route. This historic […]

Innovation at rescue: Cleaning India’s filthy rivers with tech

Acqarius Weed Harvester

The sorry state of India’s sacred life-giving rivers is saddened. Not just the local industries which flout environment rules but budget-starved city administration are also to be blamed for filthy rivers. It’s not like the government is not serious about it. The government of India has a special ministry focused […]

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, […]

The Economics behind Bullet Train

The Economics behind Mumbai Ahmedabad Bullet Train

The best way to travel in India is the Indian Railways. The glory of India, the railways is one of the largest rail networks in the world. It is well connected with major cities and district heads and comparatively cheap when compared to Roadways. Sleeper class ticket on Vivek Express, […]

The Technology behind Driverless Train

The technology behind driverless trains

By 2030, 5o Indian cities are expected to run on the mass rapid transport system. More people will migrate to cities in coming decades taking global city dwellers population to 6.4 billion. Conventional urban transport systems will not able to cope with the changes about ‘how and when we move’. […]