Trends and outlook for charging infrastructure in India

Jan-Feb 2020
Given the limited consumption of EVs in India currently, the infrastructure for the same is also at a nascent stage. Consumers would like to be confident about charging the vehicle... Read More

Second-life lithium-ion battery scenario

May-June 2020
The excessive use of lithium-ion batteries to cut vehicular emission will certainly create pollution of a different sort. To pre-empt the problem, second-use battery options need t... Read More

Can we generate our own fuel through a closed-loop cycle?

May-June 2020
The search for clean fuel to maintain the skies at the new 'COVID-blue' is relentless. Although still in early stages of research, hydrogen is gaining ground fast. We are... Read More

Balancing the energy market in real time

May-June 2020
Real time electricity markets provide a mechanism for Discoms to access a larger market at competitive prices. At a national level they can help utilize surplus capacity, and effec... Read More

MicroCast - Giving voice to India’s rural change-makers

May-June 2020
India is a melting pot of diversity and different cultures. Based on the government of India statistics, more than 60 percent of India's population resides in rural India and consi... Read More

Behind the scenes of the PM’s ‘lights-out’ call success

May-June 2020
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi's nine-minute lights-out call was met with resounding support on April 5, 2020, without disrupting the electricity grid in India. The PM had ur... Read More

The wheels of change – electrifying mobility globally

May-June 2020
EVs are at the cusp of many innovations, and batteries are just one sub-set of the race. With many new technologies joining the fore, consistent innovation and maintaining a sustai... Read More

Public transport in India – A post-lockdown perspective

May-June 2020
Public transport - state-run or private - plays the important role of providing mobility services to efficiently connect people to economic and social opportunities and enhance qua... Read More

Karnataka – Charging ahead on India’s energy transition

May-June 2020
The Indian state of Karnataka boasts RE share of 62 percent in its power mix and has made concerted efforts towards making Bengaluru, its capital city, the EV capital of India. Wha... Read More

Post-lockdown: Old order changeth...

Amid all the confusion that the coronavirus pandemic has created, at least one thing stands clear – that we will have to live with the infliction in the near future. So far, we hav... Read More