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Tesla in India: From Maharashtra to Bengal, states that have invited Elon Musk to make electric cars in India
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Tesla in India: From Maharashtra to Bengal, states that have invited Elon Musk to make electric cars in India

On 13 January, Tesla co-founder Elon Musk tweeted that the American electric car major was trying to work through some challenges with the Centre to bring the company to India

Glitch-prone electric SUVs rank low on reliability, according to Consumer Reports’ latest survey
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Glitch-prone electric SUVs rank low on reliability, according to Consumer Reports’ latest survey

Electric SUVs were the least reliable category in the annual survey of subscribers of Consumer Reports, who collectively own more than 300,000 vehicles.

World’s highest EV charging station opens in the Spiti Valley in Himachal Pradesh
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World’s highest EV charging station opens in the Spiti Valley in Himachal Pradesh

Bharat AC and Dual Socket Type 2 chargers have been installed by goEgoNetwork in Kaza, Spiti Valley, which can cater to all electric two-wheelers and cars.

Gadkari urges carmakers to stop ‘production and sale’ of diesel vehicles, switch to alternative fuels
India

Gadkari urges carmakers to stop ‘production and sale’ of diesel vehicles, switch to alternative fuels

Speaking at the SIAM annual convention, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said emissions from diesel vehicles can be hazardous to the environment and human health.

US aims for zero-emission vehicles to account for half of all passenger car sales in the country by 2030
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US aims for zero-emission vehicles to account for half of all passenger car sales in the country by 2030

US President Joe Biden has announced a target for half of all cars sold in the country to be zero-emission vehicles by 2030.

EVs are the future: A list of all carmakers who have decided to phase out ICE vehicles and go electric
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EVs are the future: A list of all carmakers who have decided to phase out ICE vehicles and go electric

Several major automakers have already set targets to discontinue petrol and diesel vehicles and replace them with EVs.

Electric vehicles will become more affordable than ICE models in Europe by 2027: Study
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Electric vehicles will become more affordable than ICE models in Europe by 2027: Study

A drop in battery costs and use of dedicated production lines will make EVs more accessible for the masses.

Gadkari confident India can begin local production of batteries for EVs starting 2022
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Gadkari confident India can begin local production of batteries for EVs starting 2022

The government also expects India to take the lead in electric vehicle production in the time to come.

Apple is close to a deal with Hyundai to produce its own autonomous vehicles: Report
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Apple is close to a deal with Hyundai to produce its own autonomous vehicles: Report

Apple might make the announcement about it deal with Hyundai to build its autonomous vehicle as soon as this month.

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

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.