Solar Power On Indian Rails The Indian Railways has really been gung-ho about renewable energy and has plans to deploy as much as 5000 MW of solar energy by 2025. The Railways has already started to reduce its massive electricity costs by purchasing cheaper power and set up solar panel systems at its offices and […]

More EV Charging Points in India The Electric Vehicle industry is going to be a massive industry with huge growth prospects, as the whole transportation sector moves to complete electrification. Already the moves have started with Ola starting an electric taxi fleet in Nagpur. The government is also coming with a policy to promote EVs seriously […]

India’s Coal Feel The Pressure from Falling Renewable Energy Prices King Coal faces a major downturn in India, with Coal India deciding to completely phase out 37 of its mines in India by March next year. The state-owned Coal company that accounts for the largest share of India’s coal production, has decided to do so […]

Battery Swapping for EVs in India India has an ambitious plan of completely electrifying its transport fleet by 2030. However, the gap between its target versus the ground reality is huge. The country barely sold 20,000 EVs last year compared to the hundreds of thousands of hybrid and electric vehicles being sold in China and […]

The Plight of Indian Solar Manufacturers It is very difficult to understand the mindset and business planning of Indian entrepreneurs given that rationality generally takes a backseat most of the time in their decision making. There have been innumerable cases where Indian corporates have made stupidly dumb decisions regarding their businesses. Overbidding in PPP tenders […]

35% of all the cars sold in 2040 will be EVs Indian city of Nagpur has become the EV capital of India with 200 Electric vehicles being launched by Ola cabs. The city which is home to India’s transport minister Nitin Gadkari has given a whole host of concessions in the forms of taxes, duties […]