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 […]

Second-hand Lithium Energy Storage Major automobile makers will soon have megawatt hours of second-hand lithium energy storage in inventory as the demand and penetration for electric vehicles and hybrids pick up globally. With the costs of EVs going down with increasing scale and with government support,  with Bloomberg predicting that 35% of new vehicles sold […]

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 […]

India to Tax EV @ 12% The Indian government recently set up new tax rates for a large number of goods and services to be sold in India. This was under the broader Goods and Services Tax reform (GST) whereby one single standard tax rate will be set for all places in India, subsuming the […]

Should You buy Mahindra’s Electric Car The new Mahindra’s Reva looks like a futuristic stylish car!! Though the car is compact with two doors, it has sufficient leg room for four passengers to sit comfortably in the car. It was India’s first electric car launched in 2001. The hatchback car is fully automatic with no […]

EV Market in China While the Chinese manufacturing industry is extremely strong globally for its low costs and scale, its automobile industry is a nobody in the non-Chinese markets. Cars are still dominated by the western and Japanese car makers. However, the Chinese government wants to change this paradigm with the onset of the electric […]