Electric Vehicles

September 2018: Monthly Electric Vehicle News Roundup

Students build e-car that can go at 120 kmph max speed Team Chimera claims its single-seater electric race built by RV College of Engineering students can reach maximum 120 kmph speed and  when fully charged could cover 40 km. This car built from scratch in30

Suzuki Swift

Maruti Suzuki commences fleet testing of Electric Vehicles in India

A nation-wide fleet resting for Electric vehicles has been commenced by Maruti Suzuki to introduce electric vehicles by 2020 in India. This testing will act like a survey to understand and analyze customer perspectives based on the critical inputs. This extensive research will help to30

Indian Railways

Green Flag for electrification of Indian Railways’ remaining Broad Gauge Routes

The proposal for electrification of the Indian Railways’ unelectrified broad gauge (BG) routes has got the approval from the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA). This electrification besides making Indian Railway broad gauge network completely operational on electric traction is expected to offer major benefits30

halogen light bulbs

EU waves ‘Goodbye’ to halogen light bulbs

On the 1st of September, 2018, Europe bans halogen light bulbs that lit our homes for 60 years or more. The lights will lower for halogen even though closing stocks can be sold. Also, capsules, low voltage incandescents, and linear are exceptions. The adaption to30