Tesla Coming To India, Representatives Likely To Meet Indian Officials
World's largest automobile company, owned by Elon Musk Tesla is making plans to hold a crucial meeting in India. As per sources, the company is scheduled to meet Indian government officials in Delhi and discuss to source materials for electric vehicles in India. Usually, the components for the electric vehicles of Tesla are taken from China, however, the plans look different this time. However, no official announcement has been made.
Tags: Electric Vehicles, Indian government, INDIAN MARKET, Tesla, Automobiles
Courtesy: Hindustan Times Auto
Maruti Suzuki To Borrow EV Technology From Toyota For Electric Cars
Maruti Suzuki will collaborate with Toyota to build six small electric cars, said the Japanese automobile company. The shift in focus was aimed at the ambition of Maruti to build small electric cars for the Indian market. Sources revealed that Suzuki will borrow EV technology from Toyota Motors for building its electric car, which will be launched this decade. Notably, Toyota has a 5% stake in Maruti Suzuki company.
Tags: Maruti Suzuki, Toyota, Japanese Company, Electric Vehicles, Small Cars
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Magna International To Set Engineering Centre In Bengaluru, To Invest USD 120
Magna International is all set to invest USD 120 million (approx. 980 crores) in India, for a new engineering centre in Brigade Tech Garde, Bengaluru. As per sources, the decision was taken after witnessing a massive demand for electric vehicles and the electrification of vehicles in India. Moreover, 1,000 engineers and technical experts by the end of 2023, for operations.
Tags: E-Mobility, Electric Vehicles, Magna International, Investment, Engineering Center
Courtesy: Economic Times
Electric Vehicle Explodes In Vasai; 7 Year Old Child Dies: Maharashtra
In the latest incident involving electric scooters, a seven-year-old child died when the battery of an electric scooter exploded after overnight charging in Vasai, Maharashtra. The police confirmed the deceased case and were identified as Shabbir Ansari. As per sources, the incident happened on September 23, however, came to light on October 2.
Tags: Electric Vehicles, Scooter Exploded, Child Died, Vasai, accident
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Punjab Govt Approves Draft Of Electric Vehicles Policy
AAP-led Punjab Government recently approved to draft Electric Vehicle (EV) policy in the State. CM Bhagwant Mann gave a nod to draft the new EV policy, with an aim to promote electric vehicles in the Punjab region. The new policy will aim to reduce carbon emissions. Furthermore, the major thrust of the new policy will be in Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Amristar, Patiala and Bhatinda.
Tags: Electric Vehicles, Punjab Government, Bhagwant Mann, New Policy, Amritsar
Courtesy: Economic Times
California Becomes 1st US State In World To Outlaw Use Of Petrol Cars, Effective From 2026
Officials in California have adopted a first-of-its-kind rule that would ban the sale of new gas-powered automobiles by 2035. The regulations would not apply to used automobiles, enabling them to remain on the road. The rules will not be effective immediately, but rather in 2026. However, the Biden administration must still approve the decision before it can go into effect.
Tags: USA, petrol cars, Banned, California, Electric Vehicles
Courtesy: Zee News
Delhi Govt Grants Electric Vehicle Subsidies Worth Rs 100 Crore: Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot
Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot stated providing discounts to buyers of electric vehicles beyond a certain point is not "very healthy," on August 22. He also stated that the government has set an aim of one charging point every three kilometers. Under its Electric Vehicle Policy, which was established in 2020, Delhi government has already granted incentives of about Rs 100 crore on electric vehicles, the most of any state.
Tags: Delhi Government , Electric Vehicles, Subsidy, Transport Minister, Kailash Gahlot
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OLA To Launch 1st Electric Car With Range Of More Than 500 Kms In 2024
The Ola Electric vehicle will be available in 2024 and will have a range of 500 kilometers. On India's 75th Independence Day, it also unveiled the S1 scooter and a new battery. During the occasion, Ola CEO and co-founder Bhavish Aggarwal spoke about launching an EV revolution in India. The only information Ola provided was that the automobile will go from 0 to… read-more
Tags: Ola, Electric Car, Bhavish Aggarwal, Electric Vehicles, Car
Courtesy: Indian Express
Elon Musk Sells 7.92 Million Tesla Shares Valued At $6.88 Billion: SEC Filing
Elon Musk, the CEO of electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla, sold 7.92 million shares of the business for around $6.88 billion. After Tesla's 2022 annual shareholder conference on August 4 in Austin, Texas, Musk's transactions took place between August 5 and August 9, according to US Securities and Exchange… read-more
Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Shares, Tesla CEO, Electric Vehicles
Courtesy: Free Press Journal
Anand Mahindra Shares Clip Of Man Driving Mahindra Treo Electric Auto Rickshaw To Khardung La Pass
Anand Mahindra, Chairman of Mahindra Group, has shared a new clip of Bengaluru-based travel content creator Jothi Viknesh driving his Mahindra Treo electric autorickshaw to Khardung La, one of the world's highest motorable roads. Viknesh became the world's first person to drive an electric auto at this altitude. Anand Mahindra… read-more
Tags: Mahindra Treo Electric Auto, Electric Vehicles, Autorickshaw, Khardung La Pass, Anand Mahindra
Courtesy: DNA INDIA