ISRO could Help India Not Become an Import Slave to China Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) which is India’s space research organization recently announced that it has developed an innovative way to produce lithium-ion based batteries in a low-cost manner for mass production.  India is a nobody in the lithium battery industry which is dominated […]

Shared Electric Vehicle Concept In India The concept of Electric Vehicle and shared transportation are intertwined as they both help in reducing carbon emissions and increase efficiency in transport. Electric Vehicles emit less carbon and also are more efficient than the normal combustion engine based vehicles. Similarly, the ability to share cars is a green […]

Is it Good to Own an EV in India now India has set a very lofty goal of achieving the complete electrification of its entire vehicle fleet by 2030 but the initial push just does not seem to be happening. Even the 2020 target of 6-7 million hybrid and electric vehicles looks like wishful thinking […]

Ola to start EV Taxis in India Softbank has committed to ply 1 million EVs in India and is going to use its VC funded Ola startup to push this initiative in India. Ola has already signed up a MOU with the Telangana government to roll out EV buses, autos and cars and also plans […]

E-Bikes & e-Scooters in India Some of the largest manufacturers of electric scooters and bikes in India are Hero, YObykes, Lohia Auto, Avon, Terra Motors. Lured by the early success, BSA known for its high range of bicycles had also launched electric bikes and scooters in 2009 in India in different styles. But it soon […]

The Advent of EVs in India This post is inspired by a recent article by Benedict Evans on the second order effects in Electric Vehicle Autonomous Vehicle Revolution USA. While this autonomous electric vehicle technology is probably 15-20 years away in India, the change is inevitable and there is no stopping it. Just like Uber took […]