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Europe vs China: Why is EU imposing heavy tariffs on imported Chinese EVs?

EU tariff on Chinese EVs explained: The new tariffs are set to take effect from July 4, unless ongoing discussions with Chinese authorities yield a different outcome

Europe vs China: Why is EU imposing heavy tariffs on imported Chinese EVs?
Updated On : 14 Jun 2024 | 6:20 PM IST

EV push to create more jobs despite disruption to traditional roles: Report

The report also says that Pune, India's auto hub, should take the lead in a smooth transition to electric vehicles for Maharashtra

EV push to create more jobs despite disruption to traditional roles: Report
Updated On : 03 Apr 2024 | 9:33 PM IST

EV adoption may pose threat to CNG firms dominance in India: Report

Chinese city gas distribution companies have slowed down as the country shifts to electric mobility, said the Prabhudas Lilladher report

EV adoption may pose threat to CNG firms dominance in India: Report
Updated On : 02 Apr 2024 | 7:19 PM IST

Electric vehicle operator BluSmart touches milestone of 7,000 EV fleet

BluSmart operates in Delhi NCR and Bangalore using car models such as Tata Tigor EV, MG ZS EV, and BYD E6

Electric vehicle operator BluSmart touches milestone of 7,000 EV fleet
Updated On : 14 Mar 2024 | 2:03 PM IST

EV golf car service begins in Ayodhya ahead of Ram Mandir inauguration

According to the government's press release, the operation of e-vehicle transport service has also started between Lucknow and Ayodhya

EV golf car service begins in Ayodhya ahead of Ram Mandir inauguration
Updated On : 03 Jan 2024 | 9:59 AM IST

EV motorcycle startup Raptee raises $3 mn pre-Series A funding round

Premium EV motorcycle startup Raptee on Tuesday said it has raised USD 3 million in a pre-Series A funding round. The all-equity funding round led by deep-tech VC fund BlueHill Capital, also saw participation from industry stalwarts as well as HNIs, Raptee said in a statement. The funds will be utilised for augmenting the manufacturing facility, acquiring machinery, tooling for the soon-to-be launched motorcycle, and to scale up the team, it said. "This is our first institutional round. We want to launch a motorcycle in a mid-premium segment. We are extremely fortunate to be backed by investors from the manufacturing and transportation industries who understand long-term value creation and can add strategic value for us as we gear up for production and scale up," said Dinesh Arjun, Co-founder-CEO, Raptee. Raptee is a full stack electric motorcycle manufacturer. Its first motorcycle is expected to come in early 2024, with two experience centres in Chennai and Bengaluru. The EV star

EV motorcycle startup Raptee raises $3 mn pre-Series A funding round
Updated On : 26 Sep 2023 | 12:33 PM IST

Mahindra to use Volkswagen's MEB components for EV production in India

Mahindra to invest around Rs 10,000 crore towards its EV subsidiaries over the next 5 years

Mahindra to use Volkswagen's MEB components for EV production in India
Updated On : 04 Sep 2023 | 11:03 PM IST

Uber join hands with EV partners to encourage sustainable mobility

Ride-hailing app Uber on Wednesday announced partnerships with various electric vehicle makers and other entities in India to accelerate the transition of its partners towards sustainable mobility. The company said it has expanded its partnership with EV fleet partners Lithium Urban Technologies, Everest Fleet Pvt Ltd and Moove in order to deploy 25,000 electric cars in India on the Uber platform over the next two years. Besides, Uber said it has teamed up with Zypp Electric for 10,000 EV two-wheelers in Delhi by 2024. The company also announced a partnership with SIDBI to unlock Rs 1,000 crore in EV financing. Uber said it is also bringing its global partnership with BP to India through Jio-bp and has also tied up with GMR Green Energy for fast charging Uber EVs. As part of the sustainability push, the San Francisco-based firm also announced the rollout of Uber Green in Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru, starting June. The Uber Green initiative allows passengers to request an all-elec

Uber join hands with EV partners to encourage sustainable mobility
Updated On : 24 May 2023 | 2:25 PM IST

About a third of vehicles sold in India will be electric by 2030: Report

By that time, nearly one in every 10 electric vehicles sold worldwide will be in India, and EV sales will cross 10 million units from just 400,000 last year, according to a report by Arthur D. Little

About a third of vehicles sold in India will be electric by 2030: Report
Updated On : 17 Jun 2022 | 11:08 PM IST

Greaves Electric Mobility sells over 10,000 units in December 2021

The higher growth numbers in December came on the back of Ampere's recent announcement of the launch of the company's EV Mega site

Greaves Electric Mobility sells over 10,000 units in December 2021
Updated On : 03 Jan 2022 | 2:53 AM IST

Boom Motors forays into EV space; rolls out Boom Corbett at Rs 89,999

The bike features a 2.3 kWh- which can optionally be doubled to 4.6 kWh - giving the vehicle a best-in-class range of up to 200 kms

Boom Motors forays into EV space; rolls out Boom Corbett at Rs 89,999
Updated On : 11 Nov 2021 | 10:33 PM IST

Tata Motors-TPG deal unlocks value for EV biz; analysts eye further upside

Tata Motors will remain the dominant player in the EV segment given that the company is first mover in the segment and has created a strong brand among the consumers, say analysts

Tata Motors-TPG deal unlocks value for EV biz; analysts eye further upside
Updated On : 14 Oct 2021 | 12:43 AM IST

Aventose Energy's electric two-wheeler enters pre-production stage

Chennai-based Aventose Energy will be launching durable and hassle-free electric alternatives to 100-125cc petrol 2-wheelers by September 2021

Aventose Energy's electric two-wheeler enters pre-production stage
Updated On : 30 Jun 2021 | 10:29 AM IST

Explained: What attracts electric vehicle makers to Tamil Nadu

Over the past 6 months, several auto majors and component suppliers have chosen Tamil Nadu to set up electric vehicle manufacturing facilities to produce about 4.5 million EV two-wheelers cumulatively

Explained: What attracts electric vehicle makers to Tamil Nadu
Updated On : 11 Mar 2021 | 2:09 PM IST

EV push: Govt may amend Electricity Act to boost charging stations

Discoms may be allowed to sell electricity directly to charging-station operators or create their own charging-station franchises

EV push: Govt may amend Electricity Act to boost charging stations
Updated On : 16 Jan 2018 | 1:16 PM IST

End of the road for traditional vehicles? Here are the facts

There is still much debate about the long-term environmental benefits of electrically powered cars

End of the road for traditional vehicles? Here are the facts
Updated On : 11 Oct 2017 | 1:37 PM IST