As the world is entering into the green revolution phase, India too seems to take the initiative seriously. The new electric bike developed by Polaris Industries is going be launched under the Indian Motorcycle brand names. The upcoming bike is all set to replace the old Victory Empulse TT bike. The… read more →
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A desire to own a sleek, expensive and near petrol-like electric machine is something not restricted to the car market alone. Home-grown two-wheeler giant Bajaj Auto seems to be extremely keen on launching an electric-powered motorcycle before the turn of the decade. Speaking exclusively to Moneycontrol,… read more →
Starting from April 1, buyers of electric and hybrid cars across India can get the benefits of incentives provided by the Central Government under its FAME (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric vehicles). Currently only applicable in major cities, the first phase of the scheme was… read more →
Enthused by India’s electric vehicle (EV) market potential, state-owned energy company NTPC Ltd is exploring a new business around it. To start with, India’s largest power generation utility is looking at setting up charging stations to help create the demand for electricity generated by its plants… read more →
Polaris Industries is reportedly working on an electric bike that will sit under the Indian Motorcycle brand name. According to reports, this upcoming electric bike from Polaris will replace the retired Victory Empulse TT. The company says that this electric bike will take at least four to five years… read more →
Worried about surging pollution, the government is likely to push for electrification of commercial vehicles and public transport. It is expected to ban diesel vehicles in a phased manner while targeting to roll out over 50 lakh electric and hybrid vehicles in the next three years. Reports suggest that… read more →
Electrification and digitization are two of the global mega-trends which would be impacting the automotive industry globally and rightly so the electric cars will sell more than one million units in 2017 compared to 70,000 unit a year ago. However, in the mid to long term the sale of electric cars will… read more →
One of the few manufacturers of electric vehicles in India, Mahindra Electric is targeting a 2-3 times growth in 2017 and is knocking on startups’ doors to achieve the same. The hybrid vehicle maker launched four variants in 2016 — e2o plus, eVerito, eSupro Van in cargo and passenger version —… read more →
It looks like the Government of India is all set to push for electric vehicles (EV) nationally. As part of FAME (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid &) Electric Vehicles in India), it has decided to hold talks to enhance the adoption of EVs. Power minister Piyush Goyal has spoken to various… read more →
With the government pushing electric and hybird automotive technology through FAME, e-vehicles/hybrids are the buzzword today with the segment receiving attractive subsidies which make the vehicles attractively priced apart from the fuel efficiency the technology offers. Maruti Suzuki India has announced… read more →