Tata Motors rolls out  its 50,000th Electric Vehicle 

Tata Motors commemorates a significant EV production milestone in India.  Tata Motors’ electric vehicle lineup in India helped the company reach the 50,000-unit production mark. The automaker currently offers four electric vehicles (EVs) on the market: the Nexon EV, Tigor EV, fleet-only XPres-T EV, and the recently introduced Tiago EV.  The company sold 15,518 units […]

Mahindra & Mahindra partners with Charge+Zone to set up EV Charging Infrastructure

Electric vehicle charging infrastructure firm CHARGE+ZONE and Mahindra & Mahindra announced a partnership to set up a charging network to support the latter’s electric SUVs. The two partners will explore the installation, commissioning, and maintenance of DC fast chargers at various locations, the two companies said in a joint statement.  The locations would include owned and rented sites, […]

Public Charging And EV Uptake In Tamil Nadu Maybe Hindered By A New Tariff Order

The Ministry of Power recommended all regulators and State DISCOMs to exclude charging stations from fixed demand costs until 2025 in its January 2022 recommendations. The state of Tamil Nadu, on the other hand, might experience difficulties because of the new tariff order.  Tamil Nadu has been at the forefront of attracting investments in the […]

Toshiba India And EVage Have Signed A Strategic Collaboration To Boost India’s Electric Commercial Vehicles

Toshiba India Private Limited announced the signing of an agreement with EVage Automotive Private Limited to supply the next 10,000 EVage electric commercial vehicles with SCiBTM rechargeable lithium-ion cells. This collaboration comes after two years of research and development to include these cells into EVage’s patented ultra-stable and quick-charging battery packs.  The agreement ensures that […]

Tata Motors Introduces a 10,000$ EV!  

Tata Motors has finally released its smallest electric vehicle in India, the Tiago EV. The all-electric hatchback is priced starting at Rs 8.49 lakh and rising all the way up to Rs 11.79 lakh (both prices, ex-showroom). This makes it the cheapest electric vehicle on the Indian market. Examine the Tiago EV’s price by version […]

Ola Electric Shifts Gears, Making A Striking U-Turn In Its Electrification Sprint!

Taking a U-turn on its whole strategy in the electrification race, Ola Electric is now intending to open over 200 experience centers throughout India by the first quarter of 2023, with a restructuring of their organization.  Ola Electric is expanding its present digital-only sales approach for the S1 electric scooters and plans to create over […]

E-scooters will account for 5% of the two-wheeler market in FY23: Greaves Electric Mobility

Greaves Electric Mobility anticipates that sales of electric scooters would increase to 700,000 units in FY23, up from 250,000 units in FY22. Greaves Electric Mobility (GEM), which sells the Ampere brand of electric scooters, forecasts that the tipping point for converting ICE scooters to electric scooters would be achieved in FY23, accounting for 4-5 percent […]

Ola Electric: Mission Electric 2022

Ola Electric plans to create a portfolio of products that will include electric cars and scooters powered by an indigenously produced battery.  Bhavish Aggarwal, founder, and CEO of homegrown electric vehicle maker Ola Electric announced the introduction of its new Ola S1 scooter, as well as the new indigenously built lithium-ion battery, and revealed Ola […]

How An Accidental Discovery Might Change The World.

A fortunate discovery involving lithium-sulfur batteries has the potential to transform how we power our globe.  Now and then, amazing technology appears out of nowhere and changes our world. Such revolutionary accidental discoveries include dynamite, penicillin, X-ray devices, and even microwaves.  Drexel may have had yet another this year. This time, though, it is poised […]