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FAME scheme benefits 99,000 hybrid/EVs in India

by Autocar Pro News Desk Nov 23, 2016

Under the FAME scheme, the department has also approved pilot projects, charging infrastructure projects and technological development projects aggregating to nearly Rs 155 crore.




Centre offers Rs 105 crore grant for EVs to Smart Cities with over a million residents  

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Nov 06, 2017

In addition to the monetary grant of up to Rs 105 crore per city, funds will also be provided for setting up of charging infrastructure in the selected cities...


Delhi, Mumbai, Jammu, Guwahati among 11 cities selected for multi-modal E-mobility project

National by Autocar Pro News Desk Dec 27, 2017

A total of 390 e-buses, 370 e-taxis and 720 e-three wheelers, to be subsidised under the FAME India's pilot project for multi-modal electric public transport.

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India urges Tesla to set up plant in India, make it an Asia manufacturing hub

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 17, 2016

Union minister Nitin Gadkari has asked Tesla to consider making India its Asia manufacturing hub and offered land near major Indian ports to facilitate exports to...


'We're working with many globally renowned institutes to tap lightweighting tech.'

Industry by Shobha Mathur Jan 12, 2017

Rattan Kapur on plans to enable Tier 2 and 3 vendors to upgrade their skills, why Indian industry needs to develop its own IP and build scale, and how engaging...


Indian government set to notify charging infrastructure standard for EVs by September 30

Industry by Shourya Harwani Jul 15, 2016

The electric vehicle (EV) industry in India is the focus of today 2nd National Workshop & Exhibition on FAME India, organised by apex industry bodies, SIAM and...