West Bengal Tenders 205 EV Charging Stations to be Installed Across the State

West Bengal Tenders 205 EV Charging Stations to be Installed Across the State

West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company (WBSEDCL) has invited bids for the supply, installation, operation, and maintenance of the electric vehicle (EV) charging stations and battery swapping stations. The stations ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Chandigarh's EV Policy Targets 70% of All Vehicles to Be Electric by 2027

Chandigarh’s EV Policy Targets 70% of All Vehicles to Be Electric by 2027

Chandigarh has targeted 70% of all new vehicle registrations in the Union Territory (UT) to be electric vehicles (EVs) in the next five years. As per the recently issued Chandigarh ...
Amazon to Invest €1 Billion to Decarbonize its Transport Network in Europe

Amazon to Invest €1 Billion to Decarbonize its Transport Network in Europe

E-commerce conglomerate Amazon plans to invest over €1 billion (~$973 million) until 2027 to further electrify and decarbonize its transportation network across Europe. The investment will involve delivering packages to ...
Empanelment Tender Floated to Set Up 738 EV Charging Stations Across India

Empanelment Tender Floated to Set Up 738 EV Charging Stations Across India

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments (REIL), a joint venture between the center and the Rajasthan government, has issued a tender to empanel agencies to identify locations, install, operate & maintain 738 ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Bids Invited to Set Up 47 Solar EV Charging Stations in Indore

Bids Invited to Set Up 47 Solar EV Charging Stations in Indore

Atal Indore City Transport Service (AICTSL), a special purpose vehicle operating the city’s public transport, has invited bids to select an agency for establishing, operating, and maintaining (O&M) 47 solar ...
Bids Invited for Setting up 10 EV Charging Stations in Madhya Pradesh

Bids Invited for Setting up 10 EV Charging Stations in Madhya Pradesh

Satna Municipal Corporation (SMC) in Madhya Pradesh has invited bids to set up ten charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) at various locations in the city. The successful bidder will ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Consultants Invited to Study Transport Sector Decarbonization in the Arab Region

Consultants Invited to Study Transport Sector Decarbonization in the Arab Region

The Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE), the official technical arm of the League of Arab States, has invited bids to select a consultant to conduct a study ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
BEST Invites Bids for Installation of EV Charging Stations in Mumbai

BEST Invites Bids for Installation of EV Charging Stations in Mumbai

Brihan-Mumbai Electric Supply and Transport Undertaking (BEST) has invited bids to select an operator to install and operate the electric vehicle (EV) charging stations by sharing the infrastructure of BEST ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Oil Marketing Companies to Install 22,000 EV Charging Stations

Daily News Wrap-Up: Oil Marketing Companies to Install 22,000 EV Charging Stations

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: In line with the Ministry of Power’s recently revised the consolidated guidelines and standards for electric vehicles ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Ministry of Power Issues Revised Guidelines for EV Charging Infrastructure

Ministry of Power Issues Revised Guidelines for EV Charging Infrastructure

The Ministry of Power (MoP) has issued the revised ‘Charging Infrastructure for Electric Vehicles (EVs) Guidelines’ to accelerate the e-mobility transition in the country. The guidelines aim to enable faster ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Bahrain Floats Tenders for 7.5 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems and EV Charging Stations

Bahrain Floats Tenders for 7.5 MW of Rooftop Solar Systems and EV Charging Stations 

Bahrain has issued two tenders to develop 7.5 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems on government buildings and car parks.  5 MW of rooftop solar tender  The Ministry of Education ...
/ / Solar, Tenders & Auctions
BluSmart Plans to Expand its EV Fleet to Six Cities in India: Interview

BluSmart Plans to Expand its EV Fleet to Six Cities in India: Interview

The electric vehicle (EV) sector in India expects high growth in the upcoming years. Several states and union territories, including Delhi, Maharashtra, Gujarat, and Rajasthan, have announced EV policies to support EV adoption. The ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Bids Invited for 1,200 EVs and Charging Stations in Kerala

Bids Invited for 1,200 EVs and Charging Stations in Kerala

The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has invited expressions of interest (EoIs) for the supply of 200 electric vehicles (EVs) and 1,000 special purpose EVs, along with setting up charging ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Demand Incentives of ₹2.54 Billion Provided to Deploy 85,626 Electric Vehicles

Demand Incentives of ₹2.54 Billion Provided to Deploy 85,626 Electric Vehicles

The Union Minister Krishan Pal Gurjar, responding to a question in the Lok Sabha, stated that the government has supported the deployment of 85,626 electric vehicles (EVs) through demand incentives ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
West Bengal Plans to Roll Out 1 Million Electric Vehicles in the Next Five Years

West Bengal Plans to Roll Out 1 Million Electric Vehicles in the Next Five Years

The Power Department of West Bengal has announced the Electric Vehicle (EV) Policy 2021, aiming to position the state as a sustainable transportation infrastructure hub. Through the move, the state ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: "Switch Delhi" Campaign to Promote Shift to Electric Vehicles

Daily News Wrap-Up: “Switch Delhi” Campaign to Promote Shift to Electric Vehicles

Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal has launched the 'Switch Delhi' campaign, a mass awareness program to sensitize Delhi citizens about the environmental benefits of switching to electric vehicles (EV) ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Sterling and Wilson Commissions a 25 MW Solar Project in Oman

Daily News Wrap-Up: Sterling and Wilson Commissions a 25 MW Solar Project in Oman

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Sterling and Wilson Solar has commissioned a 25 MW solar project in Oman. Shell, a global energy ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Singapore Issues Tender to Set Up 600 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Singapore Issues Tender to Set Up 600 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Singapore's Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) and Land Transport Authority have issued a pilot tender to set up charging stations for electric vehicles (EV) at public car parks in the city-state ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Rajasthan Sets a Tariff of ₹6 for Public Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Rajasthan Sets a Tariff of ₹6 for Public Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

The Rajasthan Electricity Regulatory Commission (RERC) has issued a draft order for electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure, tariffs, and other regulatory issues. As per the draft order, a tariff of ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Top Five Developments That Shaped the EV Sector in 2020

Top Five Developments That Shaped the EV Sector in 2020

The Indian automobile industry is one of the largest in the world, and it is currently undergoing a transformation with sales of electric vehicles rising year after year. However, like all other ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Other
Okaya Bags EESL Contract to Set Up 1,020 EV Charging Stations Across India

Okaya Bags EESL Contract to Set Up 1,020 EV Charging Stations Across India

Okaya Power has bagged a World Bank-funded contract from the state-run Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) to deploy 1,020 electric vehicle (EV) charging stations across the country. EESL falls under ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Electric Scooter Maker Ather Energy Raises $35 Million in Series D Funding

Electric Scooter Maker Ather Energy Raises $35 Million in Series D Funding

Electric scooter manufacturer Ather Energy raised $35 million in its latest Series D funding round, led by Sachin Bansal's $23 million investment. Hero MotoCorp has invested $12 million as a ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Bids Invited to Set Up Charging Stations for 225 Electric Buses in Uttar Pradesh

Bids Invited to Set Up Charging Stations for 225 Electric Buses in Uttar Pradesh

The Construction and Design Services of Uttar Pradesh Jal Nigam has invited bids to set up charging stations for 225 electric buses at Prayagraj, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, and Kanpur. The last ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Rajasthan Electronics to Empanel Agencies to Set up 1,000 EV Charging Stations

Rajasthan Electronics to Empanel Agencies to Set up 1,000 EV Charging Stations

The Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL), a government-owned manufacturer of electronic products, has invited bids for the empanelment of agencies for electric vehicle (EV) charging stations. The company plans ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Center Readies Incentives for 7,000 E-Buses, 55,000 E-Cars, 1 Million Two-Wheelers

Center Readies Incentives for 7,000 E-Buses, 55,000 E-Cars, 1 Million Two-Wheelers

Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Minister Prakash Javadekar said in Lok Sabha that the government had provided a demand incentive of ₹950 million (~$12.9 million) towards 27,201 electric vehicles (EVs) ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid