E13 | A World Beyond Lithium | Faradion

In this episode, we discuss our world beyond the need to rely on Lithium. After the invention of the wheel, innovations in transportation barely evolved over 4,000 years. The arrival of the Internal Combustion Engine (or ICE technology) changed all of that during the late 1800s and it was the lead-acid battery that enabled the growth of […]

Toyota to invest $13.5B to develop EV battery tech by 2030.

Energizing India News, 14 Sep 21′ Toyota Motor Corp said it expects to spend more than $13.5 Billion by 2030 to develop batteries and its battery supply system – a bid to lead in the key automotive technology over the next decade.  The world’s largest automaker by volume, which pioneered hybrid gasoline-electric vehicles with the […]

World’s Largest EV Battery Maker, CATL Unveils a new Sodium-Ion Battery

Energizing India News, 25 Aug 21′ Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Ltd. or more famously known as CATL, unveiled a sodium-ion battery, a type of lower-density cell that uses cheaper raw materials than batteries made from lithium-ion metals. As well as the first generation of sodium batteries. The Ningde, Fujian-based company also launched a battery-pack solution that can integrate sodium-ion cells and lithium-ion […]

Maharashtra EV Policy To Accelerate Electric Vehicle Adoption

The Maharashtra government facilitates the adoption of electric vehicles through incentives and subsidies for both consumers and manufacturers under its Electric Vehicle Policy, 2021-2025. Maharashtra, a leading industrial, manufacturing, and finance hub in India, announced its Electric Vehicle (EV) Policy 2021 on July 13, 2021. It will be valid till March 31, 2025. The new […]

Fame-2 incentive scheme for electric vehicles extended by two more years

Initially, to be implemented for three years from April 1, 2019, it will now be in force for up to March 31, 2024.  The Union Government’s decision to extend the second phase of the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric vehicle (FAME) scheme by two years to 31 March 2024, will help push […]