Electric Car at Charging Station in Berlin

April 2019: Monthly Electric Vehicle News Roundup

1. Electric vehicles body strives to split localization from subsidy motivations The government has rolled out subsidy eligibility criteria based on certain performance parameters for various classes of electric vehicles (EVs). The incentives would be valid if the manufacturer has at least 50% of local30

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cepezed designs first self-sufficient bus station in The Netherlands

Delft, Netherlands, 2019-04-30 – Recently, the new bus station in Tilburg was taken into use. Just like the renovation of the train station and the new bicycle parkings in the railway zone, the bus station was designed by cepezed architects. The new public transport facility30

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April 2019: Monthly Environmental News Roundup

1.Germany to strengthen cooperation with Angola. Dirk Lolk, the German Ambassador to Angola on his working visit to Cabinda said that Germany would strengthen its cooperation with Angola in the renewable energy sector. The diplomat, who is identifying areas for electricity subsector, praised the cooperation30

Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan to be launched

Aiming to provide financial security and water security to farmers, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs headed by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan. The proposed scheme consists of three components: Component-A: 10,000 MW of Decentralized Ground30

96% households in Rural India having toilet access use them – NARSS

An Independent Verification Agency (IVA) conducted the National Annual Rural Sanitation Survey (NARSS) 2018-19 under the World Bank support project to Swacch Bharat Mission Grameen (SBM-G) including 6136 villages across Indian States and Union Territories and covering 92040 households. As per this survey conducted between30

Five Indian Coffee varieties awarded GI certification

Some of the best coffee in the world comes from India. Indian coffee is one amongst the highly valued coffee in the world market, especially in Europe where Indian coffee is sold as premium coffee. In fact, India is the only country where the total30