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Electric Scooter Erupts In Flames In Tamil Nadu As Govt Committee Inquires Into Accidents

Electric Scooter Erupts In Flames In Tamil Nadu As Govt Committee Inquires Into Accidents

This is the latest incident of explosions and fires in electric scooters in recent weeks that have turned out to be fatal at times.

30 April 2022
Ola Recalls Over 1,400 E-Scooters: What's Causing EV Accidents, What Is The Way Forward?

Ola Recalls Over 1,400 E-Scooters: What's Causing EV Accidents, What Is The Way Forward?

Ola’s recall has followed Okinawa Autotech's recall of over 3,000 units and Pure EV's recall of around 2,000 units.

25 April 2022

Two-Wheeler Demand Remains Weak Compared With Last Year: Icra

Extended work and education-from-home has impacted scooters demand, whereas undistributed rainfall affected demand for rural-centric motorcycles

Okinawa Electric Scooter Dealership Gutted In Blaze Due To Short-Circuit

Okinawa Electric Scooter Dealership Gutted In Blaze Due To Short-Circuit

This is the sixth fire incident involving an EV in the past few weeks

18 April 2022

Honda Unveils City e:HEV Sedan; Launch Next Month

The company, which is present in India through a wholly-owned subsidiary, has commenced the bookings of the model and plans to introduce it in the market next...

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12 April 2022
Electric Vehicles A Rs 3 Lakh Crore Opportunity For India: Crisil

Electric Vehicles A Rs 3 Lakh Crore Opportunity For India: Crisil

Crisil expects adoption of electric two Wheelers and three wheelers to rise by 2026 even without subsidies, due to parity of ownership cost with ICE vehicles.


06 April 2022
Simple Energy Inks Pact With US-based Battery Tech Firm C4V For Cell Manufacturing In India

Simple Energy Inks Pact With US-based Battery Tech Firm C4V For Cell Manufacturing In India

The Bengaluru-based energy startup had launched its first e-scooter Simple One mid-August last year


01 April 2022
MakerMax Develops Testing Devices, Algorithms To Tackle Battery Fires

MakerMax Develops Testing Devices, Algorithms To Tackle Battery Fires

The announcement comes amid a series of incidents of fire in two-wheeler electric vehicles


29 March 2022
Govt Orders Probe Into Fire Incident Involving Ola Electric Scooter In Pune

Govt Orders Probe Into Fire Incident Involving Ola Electric Scooter In Pune

The Centre for Fire Explosive and Environment Safety (CFEES) has been asked to probe the circumstances that led to the incident


28 March 2022
Ola, Okinawa EV Scooter Fire: Govt Forms Team Of Experts To Investigate Incidents

Ola, Okinawa EV Scooter Fire: Govt Forms Team Of Experts To Investigate Incidents

There are calls already for the government to step in and put in place additional regulations for batteries in EVs


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15 March 2022
Electric Two-Wheelers Dominate E-Vehicle Sale In Delhi

Electric Two-Wheelers Dominate E-Vehicle Sale In Delhi

According to government data, 10,707 electric vehicles were registered between January and March 14 this year, with 5,888 of them being e-two wheelers (e-bike...


04 March 2022
Sony, Honda team up to make electric vehicles

Sony, Honda team up to make electric vehicles

The companies said they would form a joint venture this year and aim to begin selling the first model in 2025


17 February 2022
Bajaj Auto Looks To Double Network For Electric Scooter Chetak

Bajaj Auto Looks To Double Network For Electric Scooter Chetak

Bajaj Auto, which brought back its iconic scooter brand in the electric version in October 2019, also said it has already added 12 new cities in the network in...


24 January 2022
Subsidies, Tax Rebates Critical For Faster Adoption Of EVs: Ather Energy

Subsidies, Tax Rebates Critical For Faster Adoption Of EVs: Ather Energy

The company, which markets two scooters - Ather 450X and the Ather 450 Plus - also sought the inclusion of electric vehicle (EV) startups under the PLI...


14 January 2022
Ola Electric To Open Final Payment Window On January 21

Ola Electric To Open Final Payment Window On January 21

The company, which had last month stated that it has dispatched its electric scooters to all who have purchased in the previous round, will dispatch for the...


16 July 2021
India Pushes For Electric Vehicles To Cut Down Pollution, Fuel Import Bills

India Pushes For Electric Vehicles To Cut Down Pollution, Fuel Import Bills

India is pushing for eco-friendly vehicles to cut fuel import bills and clean up its polluted air


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03 October 2019
BRP Unveils Six Electric Concept Vehicles

BRP Unveils Six Electric Concept Vehicles

Along with an electric scooter and an e-bike, the company also unveiled an electric jet ski


13 September 2019
Gemopai Electric Launches Astrid Lite e-Scooter

Gemopai Electric Launches Astrid Lite e-Scooter

This new entrant gets a removable lithium-ion battery and a range of up to 90km per charge


03 September 2019
Meet The Ather Dot, A New Way To Charge Your 450 e-Scooter

Meet The Ather Dot, A New Way To Charge Your 450 e-Scooter

The Dot will be available with the next batch of Ather 450s.


27 August 2019
Hero Dash e-Scooter Packs Premium Features In An Affordable Package

Hero Dash e-Scooter Packs Premium Features In An Affordable Package

The e-scooter offers a claimed range of 60km per charge


30 July 2019
EV Adoption In Two-Wheelers: Is A GST Rate Cut Enough?

EV Adoption In Two-Wheelers: Is A GST Rate Cut Enough?

The GST council recently brought down the tax rate on electric vehicles from 12% to 5%. Is that good enough?


02 July 2019
Spock Electric Scooter Launched At Rs 65,000

Spock Electric Scooter Launched At Rs 65,000

Deliveries of the electric scooter will commence today, 1 July


19 June 2019
Honda Willing To Team Up With Indian Rivals For Electric Infrastructure

Honda Willing To Team Up With Indian Rivals For Electric Infrastructure

The Indian government’s push towards electric vehicles seems to be bringing together manufacturers in interesting ways


17 June 2019
Yamaha’s New Electric Scooter Features Swappable Batteries!

Yamaha’s New Electric Scooter Features Swappable Batteries!

Taiwan will be the first market to receive this e-scooter and deliveries will begin from August


10 June 2019
BattRE Launches E-Scooter At Rs 63,555

BattRE Launches E-Scooter At Rs 63,555

The new lithium-ion scooter weighs a scant 74kg and gets a host of features


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