Tag "EV"

Yet another Indian tech CEO, now at Twitter

By : Sunil Rajguru

Indian American Parag Agrawal heads Twitter; Trump still looks to his own social media network & an electric scooter under 50K. Will India actually ban Bitcoin? (Ep-51, November 26) Paytm is no bull in the market (Ep-50, November 19) Nykaa

US-based battery firm C4V to invest Rs 4,000 Cr in Karnataka

By : CIOL Bureau

US-based C4V is a leading company in the lithium-ion cell manufacturing sector. It will invest over Rs 4,000 crore in the electric battery manufacturing sector in Karnataka. Industries Minister Jagadish Shettar announced the update in a press statement. The company

Startup Circle: How is Battery Smart the answer to the rising needs in EV infrastructure?

By : Laxitha Mundhra

Battery Smart is setting up one of India’s largest networks of battery swap stations. The startup aims to cater to all forms of electric vehicles. Battery Smart users can go to any Battery Smart swap station and exchange their discharged

Evolution of EV Charging in India: Overview, Business Model, Key Factors and Future

By : CIOL Bureau

Moving ahead, the EV sector in India will demand access to efficient charging infrastructure. That is, EV Charging could become a roadblock to electric vehicle uptake. Firstly, Charge Point Operators (CPOs) need to understand what will happen when charging becomes

Voltswagen or not, Volkswagen ventures into electric mobility with EV SUV ID-4

By : Laxitha Mundhra

Early Monday many news channels reported that Volkswagen announced a name change to promote its EV vehicles. The company, in a release (now taken down), said that it would change its name to Voltswagen – Volts or Voltage is SI

Delhi EV Policy: Industry Leaders opine what the move to shift in 6 months entails

By : Laxitha Mundhra

Since the launch of the Delhi EV policy in August 2020, 630 new two-wheelers have been registered. It is registering more, the Delhi government said in a statement. But in a forward-moving statement, Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot said that in six

Jaguar Land Rover to launch EV SUV named i-PACE on 23 March

By : CIOL Bureau

Jaguar Land Rover had announced that it would launch its first all-electric Performance SUV, the Jaguar I-PACE in India. The initial date of launch was 9th March 2021, which they have now shifted to 23rd March 2021. Through a digital

Fact Check: Huawei trying to venture into making EV? The company says otherwise

By : CIOL Bureau

Many reports have claimed that Huawei aims to venture into the EV segment. Media reports claim that after the fallout if Huawei from US sanctions, it plans to make electric vehicle. According to a GadgetsNow report, Huawei is in talks

[Funding] Battery Smart raises an undisclosed seed round from Orios Venture Partners

By : CIOL Bureau

EV Startup Battery Smart has announced that it has closed a seed round of an undisclosed amount. Orios Venture Partners led the seed fund round. Angel investment platform Faad Network also participated in the funding round. “The earnings of E-Rickshaw drivers

How is EV contributing to the growth of the Last Mile delivery ecosystem?

By : CIOL Bureau

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the lives of billions across the globe in the last few months. Across the globe, companies and businesses are still reeling under its impact. One such industry is last-mile delivery firms as they rush to

Startup Circle: By maximizing EV adoption, how is Terabite Ekarts revolutionizing street vendors?

By : Laxitha Mundhra

EV is booming technology in India. Many sectors and industries have now invested in R&D to implement electric vehicles in their sectors. Especially in India, with Tesla wanting to enter the market, we can see EV tractors, food trucks, etc.

Accelerating the adoption of Electric Vehicles (EV) in the country

By : CIOL Bureau

Can we deduce that pandemics are harbingers of changes? Certainly, they are. While human sufferings cannot be ignored in any way, there is a silver lining to this COVID-19 pandemic. The travel ban resulted in reduced usage of petrol and

CxO of the Week: Greg Moran, Co-founder and CEO, ZoomCar

By : Laxitha Mundhra 2

CxO of the Week: In 2018, ZoomCar introduced India’s first P2P based marketplace for cars. It launched the shared subscription mobility model and currently commands over 90% market share in this space. With the growth of shared-economy across the globe,

The Road Ministry proposes that electric vehicles be exempt from registration fees

By : CIOL Bureau

The Ministry of Road Transports and Highways has suggested abolishing registration fees for battery operated or electric vehicles (EV’s), as part of the government’s plan to develop an ecosystem to allow such cars to be adopted. Two, three or four-wheelers,

Revolt RV400: Enhances the technology game for smart mobility segment

By : CIOL Bureau

Revolt intellicorp Pvt. Ltd, the latest venture of the renowned and established entrepreneur Rahul Sharma today, unveiled the first of many “tech packed”, environment-friendly, GEN.1 of sporty yet ergonomic electric motorcycles and it’s called the Revolt RV400. This homogenous 500