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Tata Motors, Tata Power join hands to install 300 charging stations in 5 cities this fiscal

The chargers will be operated by Tata Power and will adhere to Bharat Standard (15 kW) for the initial 50 chargers. Going forward, companies also plans to have charging stations that will adhere to 30-50 kW DC CCS2 Standard.

To curb air pollution, Indian Army launches e-cars for New Delhi officials

The drive, which the Army said was visualised on World Environment Day (June 5), was launched Thursday, with 10 E-cars being shipped in the first batch to the Army personnel.


Boost for electric vehicles: GST Council trims tax on electric cars, chargers to 5%

The changes would be effective from August 1. The reduced GST rates for electric vehicles (EVs) are estimated to lead to an annual revenue loss of around Rs 60 crore, officials said.

Is this how electric cars will evolve? Hear what Anand Mahindra has to say

Anand Mahindra doesn't think electric cars will impact personal car ownership.

Car of the future: Electrified and autonomous, but what will it look like?

When that motor technology is combined with autonomous vehicle advances, the car not only no longer needs the hood but also what the industry calls crash zones.

China's new smart road will be able to charge your car

A stretch of highway in China's eastern city of Jinan has the potential to transform the transport business: it is capable of charging cars.


Samsung in talks for multi-year cobalt deal from Congo

Smartphone maker Samsung is alos in touch with cobalt suppliers in the Democratic Republic of Congo, as more tech companies attempt to stockpile the metal, an essential part of batteries.

Electric cars could soon be powered by small nuclear plants

In the UK, electric cars are increasingly being powered by small nuclear reactors. As the country transitions from thermal power, the electric vehicle market is strating to run more on renewable sources.

Electric, hybird cars power auto sales in Norway

Norway exempts new electric cars from almost all taxes and grants perks like free or subsidised parking, re-charging and use of toll roads, ferries and tunnels.

Electric car drivers are too smart to own vehicles

Expecting a quick evolution in battery technology, most drivers of electric vehicles lease their models, rather than take full ownership of these cars.