India’s top automakers are steering away from polluting diesel models, but the real push towards cleaner electric vehicles is coming from the country’s cab aggregators.
Market leader Maruti Suzuki announced late last month that it will not sell any diesel vehicles from April next year, when the Bharat Stage VI emission standards kick in. The norms will make diesel models substantially more expensive. Tata Motors, the country’s fourth largest carmaker, too, has indicated that it’s planning to stop selling small diesel cars after the new standards are enforced.
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Right now the most lucrative market which is even bigger than the market of UBER is the YET untouched and almost ignored market of… believe it or not… of EV charging!
See news: Panasonic plans to set up 1-lakh-strong charging grid to power electric vehicles in India
It will be the mother of battle turf after 3G vs 4G! Whoever gets there first using the cheapest investment method will rule.
EV CHARGING/ BATTERY SWAPPING FRANCHISE?
Any company that tries to build the charging infrastructure in India without the support of the population of India will GO BANKRUPT!!!
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Japanese electronics giant Panasonic is lining up a electric vehicles charging grid across top 25 Indian cities looking to set up one lakh charging stations and telematic solutions by 2024 to power over a million vehicles. The company – one of the key partner battery cell supplier for American electric vehicles maker Tesla plans to set up mini charging facilities at parking stations, malls, petrol pumps, and specially developed zones across cities such as Delhi, Pune, Bangalore, Chennai, Amravati, Hyderabad, , Gurgaon, Noida, and Ghaziabad.
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The video shows off what is expected to be the soundtrack of the future with an eerie whine from the electric motorcycle’s motor dominating the short clip.
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Ather scooter now comes with – 3yr warranty & cheaper by Rs 5,000 FAME II
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Remove the subscription Ather…. don’t step on the brakes of an accelerating scooter!
Or at least have a version of Ather 450 without subscription (without navigation map & mobile connectivity) along with the one with subscription.
Kochi Naval Base has installed a roof top solar power plant, which can generate 14,400 units of power per year. The solar power system will help decrease energy costs and carbon footprint besides increasing energy efficiency, the Navy said in a release.
The plant will power the 24×7 multi-modal biometric access control, video surveillance and Aadhar based biometric attendance system, amongst other equipment fitted at NAI here, said the navy spokesperson.