Is Battery Swapping a viable solution for India?

“Battery-as-a-service or battery swapping allows EV owners to replace their depleted batteries with freshly charged ones at swap stations.”  The automotive industry is going through a revolution. India has already established aggressive emission reduction objectives, and the vehicle sector is one critical area where emissions can be dramatically reduced. Today every debate on EV adoption […]

Is OLA Electric’s ambitions for EVs in India flawed?

“Potential investors and customers are attracted to the electric car as a mirage. Seems Ola Electric must sort out its electric scooter first.”  Nitin Gadkari, India’s transport minister, has pushed for the far-fetched goal of having solely electric vehicles on Indian roads by 2030. By the end of the decade, the goal is to electrify […]

Electric Vehicle Trends In India And Top Selling EVs in 2021

Energizing India Blog, 19th Feb ’22 After nearly a decade of hype, there are some signs that the electric-vehicle revolution is finally here. As most automakers around the world produce more electric vehicles in an effort to reduce emissions in the face of stricter regulations, the share of plug-in electric vehicles has steadily increased. Governments […]

What is the deal with EVs catching fire? And why should you care?

Energizing India Blog, 30th Dec ’21 “Safety of E-Scooters continues to make headlines as EV fire claims its first life in India”  For years, the idea of electric vehicles ruling our highways seemed like a far-fetched dream. However, electric vehicles (EVs) are now in high demand worldwide, and their popularity is only expected to grow in the coming years. […]

World’s First Electrified Vintage 1954 Fiat Millecento

“Using old bottles to store new wines. Rides from the past that can now go green.”  When the great lockdowns of 2020 came upon us… there was not much to do. So much stress about business, our customers, the delay in the launch of our new DC fast charger product line due to the collapse […]

The European Lead Battery Conference & Exhibition is live and online 22-24 September

At the first global lead battery gathering since the coronavirus pandemic, we’re bringing you updates over three days from the ELBC Studio, including: A full programme of insights and analysis from over 50 leading industry figures and research experts: Industry Insights – leading experts and company executives share their analysis and debate the impact of the pandemic on […]

How Natural Gas Utilities Play a Role in the Future of Our Energy System

With a global pandemic and unprecedented extreme weather, we have seen how essential our energy delivery system is to our way of life. Through collaboration and innovation, we will make the system more resilient and fulfill our commitment to reducing emissions. American Gas Association members are already leading in these areas—providing customers with reliable and affordable energy […]

Winners of AFSIA Solar Awards announced

The inaugural Africa Solar Industry Association (AFSIA) Solar Awards, organized in partnership with the Africa Energy Forum (aef), culminated in a grand show streamed online, during which the winners of 15 categories were unveiled and celebrated. John van Zuylen, the founder of AFSIA, commented: “AFSIA Solar Awards was delighted to be hosted by this much-respected […]

Why we must unlock energy’s DNA to enable a green transition

Europe can emerge from the coronavirus pandemic with a significantly clearer pathway to a net-zero future if it takes the right actions now. That’s according to Roberto Castiglioni, the co-founder and chief executive of London-headquartered sustainable investment consultancy Ikigai Group. He said the “silver lining to Covid” was the knock-on effect it would have on […]