The government has sanctioned 5,595 electric buses in 64 cities for intracity and intercity operations under the second phase of FAME India scheme in order to push for clean mobility in public transportation, an official release said on Thursday
Govt asserts subsidy for promotion of electric mobility will be only for commercial vehicles, not personal usage
The government on Friday asserted that subsidies for the promotion of electric mobility in India will be only for commercial vehicles, and automobiles for personal usage will not be included
Daily Bulletin: Nation prays for IAF pilot's return; Modi reviews security status as tensions escalate with Pak; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Nation hopes for safe return of captured IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan; Pakistan airspaces shut down; PM Modi chairs high-level security meeting; and more.
BHEL to set up solar-based electric vehicle charging stations on Delhi-Chandigarh highway; PSU to expand e-mobility biz
BHEL said it will design, engineer, manufacture, supply and instal the EV charging stations along with a central monitoring system.
Electric vehicle segment to stabilise in India over next five years, says M&M managing director Pawan Goenka
Speaking at the annual convention of SIAM, M&M Managing Director Pawan Goenka said with EV prices coming down and demand picking up for such vehicles, subsidy requirements would come down over a period of time
Govt to exempt EVs, alternative fuel-powered vehicles from permit requirements, says union road minister Nitin Gadkari
We have decided to exempt EVs and all vehicles including autorickshaws, buses, taxis run on alternative fuel like ethanol, biodiesel, CNG, methanol and biofuel, from permit requirements, Nitin Gadkari said.
Govt may impose higher tax on petrol and diesel cars to cut FAME scheme burden, boost electric vehicles' sale
The Department of Heavy Industry (DHI) has raised a demand for a budgetary requirement of Rs 9,381 crore to run the FAME scheme till fiscal 2022-23.
The Government of India has been encouraging automobile manufacturers to manufacture electric and hybrid vehicles in the country under the FAME scheme
With the Volvo XC90 launched in India, there are already a number of hybrid vehicles that are available in India. Luxury or not, these come in various forms and from a number of manufacturers.