The chairman of Niti Aayog, Mr. Amitabh Kant is one of the most influential people in the Modi government. He had earlier said that India has missed the bus on solar manufacturing but there was still time for India to become a major manufacturer in the new Electric Vehicle and battery storage industries. Over the past […]

As a means to combat the issue of rising pollution in the country, India shifted its focus on e-rickshaws. Provision of public transport services for cities by electrification of auto-rickshaws appears to be one of the optimal solutions for pollution. These rickshaws work on batteries and have become extremely popular in leading towns and cities in […]

EVs in India The Indian solar industry is dominated by Chinese solar companies which push huge amounts of cheap solar products into the country which has driven the domestic manufacturing into the ground. This has been the common modus operandi of Chinese companies not only in the solar industry but even in other industries where […]

India has a large public sector owned corporate sector which is dominated by oil companies such as IOCL, BPCL, HPCL, ONGC, etc. These are multi-billion dollar companies which are spread across the oil and gas value chain. They own a massive asset base and play a key role in the energy infrastructure of the country. However, […]

Indian policymaking over the strong support being given for the development of Electric Vehicle and its associated infrastructure is worrying the Indian oil and gas industry. India is one of the largest markets for the oil and gas industry and very important as it is one of the few markets which is growing. Besides foreign […]

Despite missteps, the Indian government has strongly signaled that it will support the development of Electric Vehicles in India. It would even take some strong steps such as forcing auto players to make only EVs for two-wheelers and three-wheelers after 3-5 years. While the companies who already have huge investments in the ICE ecosystem are […]