India to launch second tranche of auction of critical and strategic mineral blocks

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India will launch the second tranche of auction of critical and strategic mineral blocks on February 29, the government informed in a press release. Union Minister of Coal, Mines &...

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BluSmart becomes zero-emissions company following deal for 30 MW green power

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India's all-electric ride hailing company BluSmart has signed a multi-year power purchase agreement with Tata Power to source green power, in the process becoming India's first mob...

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M&M evaluates giga factory in India, signs supply agreement for Volkswagen EV platform

Indian auto maker Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) is considering whether to open a battery plant in India, group CEO and MD Anish Shah told reporters. "We are going to look at… o...

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JSW to set up EV and battery operations in Odisha

JSW Chairman Sajjan Jindal shows Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik the planned complex. Image: Press Release

India's steel and energy focused conglomerate JSW Group has selected Odisha for its integrated electric vehicles (EV) and battery manufacturing project that will mark the comp...

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From clean energy to clean cooking, Modi outlines vision for rooftop solar + battery installations

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The Government of India will announce a package to make the country atmanirbhar in the battery domain, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced. Speaking at the Bharat Mobility event...

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IESA summit on ways to boost Indian battery manufacturing, support giga factories

The India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA) inaugurated its third annual India Battery Manufacturing and Supply Chain Summit (IBMSCS) in Hyderabad today, kickstarting a two-day fest d...

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GODI plans 12.5 Gwh cell factory in Telangana

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GODI India Private Ltd has signed an MoU with Telangana to set up a 12.5 GWh cell manufacturing facility with an investment of ₹8,000 crore, the parties announced. The agreement wa...

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EKA Mobility bags 1,000 intercity electric buses order from GreenCell Mobility

Indian electric automaker EKA Mobility and GreenCell Mobility have signed an MoU for the supply of 1,000 intercity electric buses in 12-meter and 13.5-meter category...

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Extend FAME-II and bring back e-2W subsidy, says Indian panel

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India's Parliamentary Standing Committee on Industry has recommended the government extend the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles (FAME-II) subsidy scheme by th...

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BluSmart raises $24 million in equity round to expand EV ride-hailing services

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Indian EV ride-hailing and charging infra service provider BluSmart Mobility has announced a fresh round of funding worth $24 million in a fresh round of equity from exis...

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IESA partners with Messe Muenchen India for EV Asia Expo 2024

India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA), a leading industry body focused on the promotion of energy storage, e-mobility, green hydrogen and clean technologies in India has tied up wit...

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OMI Foundation launches EV-ready India, a one-stop data portal on EVs in India

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Policy research and innovation think tank, the Ola Mobility Institute (OMI) on Monday (Oct.16) launched a free digital platform, the "EV-Ready India" dashboard in New Delhi. Inaugu...

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WESD 2023 endorses India's EV and clean energy technology adoption

At the World Energy Storage Day global conference this year, over 3000 clean energy technology and EV experts from 70 countries agreed on India's vibrant EV revolution lead by...

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WESD 2023: Taking stock of e-mobility experience in India

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At the World Energy Storage Day (WESD) 2023 global conference held on September 22, speakers representing key companies across different sectors within the Indian EV...

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Tata Motors prepares to take EVs global, launches new Nexon EV model for India

The new Nexon EV might go global. Image: Tata Motors

India's biggest electric vehicles maker is currently testing its EVs in some global markets and could even launch them abroad if the experiment is successful, Reuters reports. Tata...

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SIAM's 63rd Annual Convention stressed on pathways to sustainable mobility

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The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), a grouping of all automakers in the country, hosted its 63rd Annual Convention at New Delhi yesterday under the theme&nb...

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Switch Mobility unveils IeV3, IeV4 electric mini trucks in India

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Ashok Leyland's EV subsidiary Switch Mobility has officially unveiled its brand-new electric mini truck range 'IeV' series in the Indian market. The 'IeV3' and 'IeV4' e-trucks...

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Tata Power targeting 28,000 EV chargers by 2028

Tata Power last month launched its EZ charge card that offers seamless charging access plus payments. Image: Tata Power

Tata Power plans to set up 28,000 chargers across India by 2028, the company's head for charging networks said in an interview. Virendra Goyal, head of business development (EV Cha...

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BMTC introduces Tata Motor's smart e-buses in its fleet

TML Smart City Mobility Solutions a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Motors has signed an order to supply, operate, and maintain 921 electric buses from the Bengaluru Metropolitan T...

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GreenCell Mobility bags ₹3,000 crores debt funding from REC

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Electric mass-mobility player GreenCell Mobility has announced the signing of a MoU with Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) Limited towards a substantial financ...

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NITI Aayog discourses on policy enablers for e-mobility at G20 ETWG

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On the side-lines of the 4th Energy Transition Working Group (ETWG) meeting under India's G20 Presidency, the country apex policy think-tank NITI Aayog has organized a one-day conf...

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SMEV India suspends constitution, seeks revamp under new head

The Society of Manufacturers of Electric Vehicles (SMEV), a lobby of Indian electric-vehicle makers, announced it has suspended its constitution and gone into voluntary hibernation...

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E2W sales slump worse than expected, coming quarter decisive

Electric 2-wheeler (E2W) sales for June came as an unexpected shock, even though everyone was watching with trepidation to see how the price sensitive E2W consumer would react to t...

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B2B logistics firm Movin adopts EVs for first- and last-mile deliveries

Gregory Goba-Ble of UPS (left) and J B Singh of Movin Express flagged off the EVs. Image: PR Newswire

India logistics company Movin, launched as a joint venture between UPS and Indigo Airlines-promoter InterGlobe Enterprises has added electric vehicles (EVs) to its fleet for first ...

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FAME-II subsidy for E2Ws slashed; prices to go up, push for OEMs to innovate

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The Union Ministry of Heavy Industries (MHI) has reduced the incentives for electric two-wheelers (E2Ws) under Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles (FAME)-II sche...

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Tata Motors' new Nexon EV Max Dark hits Indian market; promises performance, safety, and luxury

Extending its offering in the #DARK range, Tata Motors, India's leading automobile manufacturer on Monday launched a new avatar of Tata Nexon: Nexon EV Max Dark. Tata Motors announ...

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Tata, Uber deal to induct 25,000 units of XPRES-T electric cabs in India

India's leading electric car maker Tata Motors has signed an MoU with ridesharing platform Uber India to bring 25,000 units of XPRES–T electric cars into t...

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Budget 2023-24: 4 GWh BESS, customs duty exemption to boost EV battery making

The Union Budget for the financial year 2023-24 was presented by the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at the Parliament today. As per the minister's budget speech, 'Green g...

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E-Mobility | Review 2022: A look at the year that was

Staggering back from the effects of the pandemic, year 2021 was stated as the springboard year that would set the grounds for the beginning of an electrifying decade in 2022. Let u...

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Hero MotoCorp and HPCL collaborate to set up EV charging infra across India

Hero MotoCorp and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) have announced they have entered into a collaboration to establish charging infrastructure for Electric Vehicles (E...

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