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Delhi govt announces registration fee, road tax waivers, incentive up to Rs 1.5 lakh for new electric cars
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Delhi govt announces registration fee, road tax waivers, incentive up to Rs 1.5 lakh for new electric cars

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said the new EV policy will boost economy while announcing a target of 25 percent electric cars in the National Capital by 2024

Bhutan: Can progress in household electrification provide relief from expensive fossil fuel imports?
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Bhutan: Can progress in household electrification provide relief from expensive fossil fuel imports?

Bhutan has made substantial progress in household electrification in recent years, according to the Department of Renewable Energy. In 2018 over 99.97 percent of households had access to electricity, up from just 30 percent in 2003.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Formula E looking at 'all options' to finish suspended season, including races without spectators
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Formula E looking at 'all options' to finish suspended season, including races without spectators

The all-electric Formula E series could run races without spectators and away from city centres to finish a season put on hold by the novel coronavirus pandemic which has led to two of its top venues being turned into temporary hospitals.

Volkswagen plans to tap electric car batteries to compete with power firms
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Volkswagen plans to tap electric car batteries to compete with power firms

Electric car batteries could be used to stabilise the energy grid by charging the battery in times of excess supply.

Daimler plans to push out 50,000 Mercedes EQC electric car models this year
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Daimler plans to push out 50,000 Mercedes EQC electric car models this year

Daimler wanted to sell around 25,000 EQC vehicles in 2019, but only managed to build around 7,000.

Hyundai Kona Electric makes it to the Guinness world records for reaching an altitude of 5,731 m
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Hyundai Kona Electric makes it to the Guinness world records for reaching an altitude of 5,731 m

Hyundai Kona is the only EV that one can get in its segment, priced at Rs 23.71 lakh.

Electric cars are expensive right now but you won't regret buying one
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Electric cars are expensive right now but you won't regret buying one

By 2023 all 3 wheelers, by 2025 all 2 wheelers and by 2030 30 percent of all 4 wheelers plying on our streets would have to be electric.

Sustainable living is rooted in Indian culture, it's time to look at alternatives to our high-carbon lifestyles
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Sustainable living is rooted in Indian culture, it's time to look at alternatives to our high-carbon lifestyles

There are things that can be easily fixed, we do not need to reinvent the wheel. We just need to bite the bullet and make the effort.

Germany should have 1 million charging stations for electric cars by 2030: Angela Merkel
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Germany should have 1 million charging stations for electric cars by 2030: Angela Merkel

Chancellor Angela Merkel also said the government aimed to preserve jobs making cars and parts.

Everything Electric: How to go about achieving an all-electric future within the next decade
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Everything Electric: How to go about achieving an all-electric future within the next decade

The lithium-ion battery system which is the centremost element of the electrical transition has a limited shelf life.

Amazon reveals its carbon footprint, vows to rely on renewable energy by 2030
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Amazon reveals its carbon footprint, vows to rely on renewable energy by 2030

It has ordered 100,000 electric vans that will start delivering packages to shoppers’ doorsteps in 2021.

Around 200,000 jobs slashed; how a shadow banking crisis sent India's auto sector into a tailspin
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Around 200,000 jobs slashed; how a shadow banking crisis sent India's auto sector into a tailspin

The slump in the country, along with a simultaneous slide in Chinese auto sales, is a blow for automakers wrestling with higher costs driven by more stringent emission norms and a push to develop electric cars.

Electric vehicles: Auto industry to conduct study for road map towards electric mobility; to discuss with govt
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Electric vehicles: Auto industry to conduct study for road map towards electric mobility; to discuss with govt

The auto industry will conduct a study through an external agency for a road map towards electric mobility amid a push from NITI Aayog for the transition to full electric vehicles (EVs) for three-wheelers by 2023 and two-wheelers up to 150cc by 2025, according to sources

Electric Vehicles should be an area of focus for sustainable mobility: Economic Survey 2019
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Electric Vehicles should be an area of focus for sustainable mobility: Economic Survey 2019

"A policy push is therefore required to devise universal charging standards for the country as a whole" the Survey said

Fleets such as Ola, Uber are the best way towards popularisation of electric vehicles: Anand Mahindra
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Fleets such as Ola, Uber are the best way towards popularisation of electric vehicles: Anand Mahindra

When fleets start using electric vehicles, economies of scale is created in the industry as the cost of these vehicles come down when more people buy them, he said.

Cars 2019: From SUVs to electric cars, here's a list of new cars coming to India
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Cars 2019: From SUVs to electric cars, here's a list of new cars coming to India

The list includes cars like Tata Harrier, Nissan Kicks, Audi e-Tron, BMW 3 series and much more.

Daimler to start building electric cars in China to meet anti-pollution quota
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Daimler to start building electric cars in China to meet anti-pollution quota

Daimler could enter a cooperation with a non-auto company in the area of electric vehicles

Volkswagen to convert three German factories to mass produce zero-emission vehicles
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Volkswagen to convert three German factories to mass produce zero-emission vehicles

Volkswagen is using this ad a major strategy shift following its emissions cheating scandal.

Volkswagen to sell electric cars for under €20,000 to rival Tesla's dominance
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Volkswagen to sell electric cars for under €20,000 to rival Tesla's dominance

The Wolfsburg-based carmaker is also expected to discuss far-reaching alliances with battery cell manufacturer SK Innovation and rival Ford