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February 2019: Monthly Electric Vehicle News Roundup

1.  50 Crores allocated to Bangalore to implement mobility scheme As part of Karnataka state government’s mobility scheme, the state plans to have Electric vehicle (EV) charging stations across 10 metro stations in the city. This was proposed in Karnataka budget 2019. Rs. 50 Crores30

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February 2019: Monthly Environmental News Roundup

1 .Pupils strike escalating climate change crisis 16 year old Greta Thumberg started a solo protest in August, outside Sweden’s parliament, which became viral and now up to 70,000 school children across the world are taking part in school climate strikes each week. Young people30

Give Trash, Get Free Beer- Heard of a Better Deal?

Get a cocktail or a chilled beer in exchange for 20 used cigarette butts or 10 beer bottle caps at any of the pop-up waste bars in Goa. The state ministry in Goa has initiated a new way to address the trash problem wherein the30

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Electric Vehicles Subsidy Reduced By 25% – Budget 2019

As per documents of Union Budget 2019, the subsidy on electric vehicles for the next financial year has been slashed by 25% to 195 cores which is Rs.260 crores for the current financial year 2018-19. This sequential drop by the government is the first since30

Andhra Pradesh’s New Electric Mobility Policy

At the Andhra Pradesh Energy Innovation Summit 2019, Andhra Pradesh government announced its new electric mobility policy. As per plan, combined investments of over Rs. 30,000 crores and around 60,000 jobs are expected. As a step towards making its capital Amaravati, an electric only city,30

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Introducing the World’s First LiFi Lamp: MyLiFi®

Las Vegas, United States Oledcomm, the global leader in LiFi solutions, is proud to announce a world exclusive during CES 2018 in Las Vegas: MyLiFi®, the world’s very first LiFi connected object available to the general public, along with its professional version, MyLiFi Pro®, distributed in North America30

Ola electric cab

January 2019: Monthly Electric Vehicle News Roundup

No more customer referral plan – Tesla CEO Elon Musk, the CEO of the electric Car maker Tesla has tweeted that from February Tesla’s customer referral plans would end as they are adding too much cost, mainly to its Model 3. Tesla does not use30

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Pickup Trucks block Tesla Superchargers

In what appears to be a protest against Tesla, pickup truck drivers yet again blocked a supercharging station and shouted profanities, creating problems for Tesla drivers. This act where the space for Electric vehicle (EV) is occupied by ICE (Internal Combustion Engine) vehicles is referred30