A US company Reston (Virginia, USA), has applied to have an emoji for electric vehicle charging. The company, which is building a coast-to-coast charging network in the US has submitted a design for the relevant committee. Emoji for an EV charging station! Seems to be the surest sign yet that electric vehicles are becoming mainstream… Read more […]Read More →
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I remember meeting these guys at a recent event at Hyderabad, and the next thing I hear, they have raised money! IIT Hyderabad-incubated start-up Pure EV, which manufactures e-bikes and lithium batteries, on Wednesday said it has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from V.C.Nannapaneni, chairman and managing director Natco Pharma. Pure EV is reportedly […]Read More →
Among electric two wheelers, electric scooters are quite common. Electric motorcycles less so. And the reasons are not far to seek: Compared to scooters, electric motorcycles require a relatively higher amount of battery, making them heavier and far more costly. Revolt Motors RV 400 is hence a fairly bold launch. It was announced by Revolt […]Read More →
In a forceful op-ed in the Financial Express, NITI Aayog folks Rajiv Kumar & Anil Srivastava argue why the Indian auto industry should consider the NITI Aayog recommendations of 2 w & 3 w going almost fully electric by 2025 to be an opportunity and not a threat. While I have my own reservations what they […]Read More →
Hemalatha and Baladhandayuthapani I have known Hema and Bala, founders of the pioneering electric two wheeler company Ampere Vehicles, for a while now. While Bala had helped us out by being an expert speaker at some of our renewable energy conferences, Hema had participated in some of our more focussed business networking events, specifically some in her home […]Read More →