Charging stations of e-vehicles do not require any licence: Power Ministry

The ministry said in a clarification that during the charging of e-vehicles, a station does not perform any activity related to the transmission, distribution or trading of electricity.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

EESL to invest Rs 24 bn to buy 20,000 electric vehicles by March 2019

EESL has also rolled out the plan for setting up charging stations across the country.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 2nd, 2018

Texas ponders how to spend $209M from Volkswagen settlement; Greener vehicles, charging stations considered

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is asking for public input on how the state sh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2018

Texas ponders how to spend $209M from Volkswagen settlement; Greener vehicles, charging stations considered

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is asking for public input on how the state sh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2018

Centres asks all govt offices, PSUs in NCR to switch to electric vehicles

Energy Efficiency Services Ltd, a joint venture of PSUs of power ministry, has placed an order for 10,000 electric vehicles.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 11th, 2018

New electric cars in 2018 spark need for more charging stations

A new set of long-range electric vehicles .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 25th, 2018

Power minister R K Singh supports tax incentives for electric vehicles

The power ministry will also do away with cross subsidy in the proposed power tariff policy to promote e-mobility, as nobody will buy power at Rs 11/unit, Singh said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 24th, 2018

Plug wars: the battle for electric car supremacy

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German carmakers hope a network of high-power charging stations they are rolling out with Ford will set an industry standard for plugs and protocols that will give them an edge over electric car rivals......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2018

Companies plan European network of car charging stations

Two companies say they plan a network of fast-charging stations for battery-powered cars in Europe that will help drivers of electric vehicles travel among the region's main cities......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 22nd, 2018

The wireless power grid: More than 100 years in the making

Imagine a future where you can charge your electric vehicles while in motion using a charging mechanism built into the road on.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 23rd, 2017

Charging gap in all-electric car production dream

A large number of charging stations have been set up by the manufacturers of electric vehicles.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 22nd, 2017

Green agenda: Are electric cars as clean as they seem?

The extraction of rare earth minerals, the disposal of lithium-ion batteries, and the sourcing of the energy that powers charging stations all shake the green argument for electric vehicles.     .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 16th, 2017

See where Tesla plans to open more supercharger stations in Houston

Palo Alto, California-based Tesla Inc. (Nasdaq: TSLA) plans to more than double the number of its rapid-charging kiosks in the Houston area by the end of 2018. The rapid-charging stations enable drivers of the company's Model S and Model X vehicles .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2017

Coal Ministry steps in to address fuel shortfall in TN power stations

Crisis a fallout of sudden spurt in power demand, shortfall in supply from nuclear, hydropower sources.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineOct 23rd, 2017

After LED and e-cars, EESL sets benchmark rates in solar power

Energy Efficiency Services (EESL), the joint venture under the power ministry to unlock and expand the market in this regard, has after programmes in LED and e-vehicles, branched out to the clean energy sector.It has procured.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 18th, 2017

Cloud-based charging station comes up in Delhi

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission has come out with draft regulations on allowing charging stations through tie-ups with power discoms.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 4th, 2017

Auto industry gears up for electric vehicles push after Gadkari"s warning

Carmakers say a lack of charging stations could make the whole proposition unviable.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 11th, 2017

An infrastructure for charging electric vehicles takes shape

A NEW phrase, “range anxiety”—the fear that an electric vehicle (EV) will run out of power before it reaches a charging-point—entered the Oxford English Dictionary in 2013. At the time a Nissan LEAF, the world’s best-selling EV, could tra.....»»

Category: topSource: economistSep 7th, 2017

No power tariff hike in Delhi, but fixed charge tweaked

Flat rates levied for charging e-vehicles, e-rickshaws.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 31st, 2017

No power tariff hike in Delhi this year, but fixed charge tweaked

Sets flat rate for charging e-rickshaws and e-vehicles.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 31st, 2017

NTPC plans to add 20 charging stations for electric vehicles soon

NTPC is planning to add 25,000 MW of solar capacity by 2025.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 1st, 2017