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Demystifying Electric Cars: Separating Fact from Fiction
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Demystifying Electric Cars: Separating Fact from Fiction

As the automotive landscape undergoes a transformative shift towards sustainability, electric cars have emerged as a focal point of discussion. However, along with the growing popularity of electric vehicles (EVs), several myths and misconceptions persist, clouding the public's perception of their environmental impact, practicality, and overall viability. This article debunks ten common myths surrounding electric cars, providing factual insights that dispel prevailing misconceptions. From concerns about their environmental footprint to doubts about range, safety, and maintenance, we unravel the truth about electric cars. As the automotive industry advances and technology evolves, it is crucial to separate fact from fiction to make informed decisions about the future of transportation. ...
CHARGE+ZONE unveils India’s First Ever 360KW SuperCharging Station, adds to its ever-growing high speed EV charging Network
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CHARGE+ZONE unveils India’s First Ever 360KW SuperCharging Station, adds to its ever-growing high speed EV charging Network

CHARGE+ZONE, India's fastest growing EV charging company, today announced the launch of India's first-ever SuperCharging Network, pioneering comprehensive solutions for high-speed EV charging. This network strategically places superchargers on major highways and within city centers, offering amenities such as washrooms, restaurants, and shopping facilities. Additionally selected stations also incorporate solar panels on canopies for sustainability. The first supercharging stations are set to become operational in Mumbai and CCD, Vellore in November 2023. These stations are equipped with 180 KW dual gun chargers and 360 KW power cabinets, which include a groundbreaking feature: four guns that can deliver 60 KW each at 200 Amp, and one gun that can deliver 500 A (DC) current with liquid ...
Evnnovator and CHARGE+Zone partners with Mercedes-Benz India to deliver an industry-first EV charging solutions
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Evnnovator and CHARGE+Zone partners with Mercedes-Benz India to deliver an industry-first EV charging solutions

Evnnovator and CHARGE+ZONE, two of the fastest-growing eMSP and Charge Point Operating entities in India, have collaborated with country’s most aspirational luxury car maker, Mercedes-Benz; to deliver an industry-first vertically integrated end-to-end EV charging solution. This charging solution is tailored specifically for Mercedes-Benz customers. Mercedes-Benz has the largest luxury OEM backed charging infrastructure in the country. Evnnovator's innovative eMSP platform offers FICH EV Charging App, empowering users to seamlessly locate, access, and pay for charging services offered by multiple Charge Point Operators (CPOs) through a single platform. On the other hand, CHARGE+ZONE operates Charge Cloud, a cloud-based Charging Management Software. It effectively integrates high-speed E...
Union Power and New & Renewable Energy Minister launches dashboard for Data on Adoption and Forecasts of Electric Vehicles
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Union Power and New & Renewable Energy Minister launches dashboard for Data on Adoption and Forecasts of Electric Vehicles

The Union Minister for Power and New & Renewable Energy, Shri R. K. Singh launched a brand-new EV-Ready India Dashboard (Click here to access the EV Dashboard) in New Delhi today. Developed by policy and industry experts at think tank OMI Foundation, the dashboard is a free digital platform focussed on near real-time Electric Vehicle adoption and forecasts, associated battery demand, charging density, and market growth trends. The dashboard is expected to facilitate greater inclusion across audiences, for the industry, policymakers and end users of electric vehicles. The platform leverages the power of data and AI and seeks to address the need for macroeconomic data and analysis on India’s massively growing electric mobility segment. The EV-Ready India dashboard has forecast a 45.5% C...
Exciting News! Introducing Ebox, the Revolutionary Energy Box by Sheru
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Exciting News! Introducing Ebox, the Revolutionary Energy Box by Sheru

We are thrilled to announce the launch of Ebox, a game-changer in the energy storage industry. Ebox is a state-of-the-art battery box designed to house detachable batteries used in personal 2-wheelers across India. But what sets Ebox apart? Here are its key features:1️⃣ Home Charging Convenience: Ebox allows for easy and safe charging of batteries at home. Say goodbye to the hassle of finding charging stations.2️⃣ Home power backup: With Ebox, you have the power to feed energy back into the home. Gear up for ToD tariffs in India.3️⃣ Enhanced Safety: Safety is our top priority. Ebox ensures the utmost safety of your battery during the charging process, giving you peace of mind.Join us in revolutionizing the way we store and utilize energy! 🌟
SMEV Proposes a Compromise Solution to the FAME Subsidy Payments Issue
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SMEV Proposes a Compromise Solution to the FAME Subsidy Payments Issue

The SMEV today indicated reaching a possible breakthrough on the vexatious issue of subsidy payments that created a crisis in the EV industry and a log jam with the MHI.  SMEV said that post numerous discussions with EV manufacturers, and those who are impacted by MHI’s decisions since the last 18 months, an unusual, but obvious, possibility for a logical solution has emerged and the OEMs have come around to accepting it as the best under the circumstances. This was confirmed after some OEMs collectively wrote to the newly appointed Honorary Chief Evangelist of SMEV, Shri Sanjay Kaul with a consensus on plausible steps and practical solutions that work for all. Following this, Sanjay Kaul has written to Hon’ble Minister, MHI Shri Mahendra Nath Pandey proposing these steps in or...
CHARGE+ZONE Launches ChargeCloud: A state-of-the-art SaaS solution for EV Charging Stations
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CHARGE+ZONE Launches ChargeCloud: A state-of-the-art SaaS solution for EV Charging Stations

CHARGE+ZONE, India's fastest growing EV charging company, today announced the launch of ChargeCloud, a network operating software solution for EV charging station management systems. With ChargeCloud, charging station operators can unlock unrivaled potential, supercharge revenue, and maximize charger utilization effortlessly. ChargeCloud offers a wide array of powerful software services that instantly connect chargers to CHARGE+ZONE's robust Charging Station Management System (CMS). For a nominal subscription fee of just Rs 499/-* per charger per month, charging station operators gain access to a suite of features designed to revolutionize their revenue streams. The smart software solution manages charging sessions, increases charger utilization, and provides real-time data insights to...
SMEV Ropes in Sanjay Kaul to Lead Advocacy for the Sector: Suspends Present Constitution Temporarily
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SMEV Ropes in Sanjay Kaul to Lead Advocacy for the Sector: Suspends Present Constitution Temporarily

The SMEV has today indicated that it will go into voluntary hibernation to coincide with the appointment of Shri Sanjay Kaul as Chief Evangelist. Mr Kaul has been a prominent civil society and consumer activist and is well known for his role in federating civil society groups in the capital. Mr Kaul has interests in the EV sector and believes strongly in the growth potential and importance of this sunrise industry for the nation. He is actively promoting international investments in the sector in India. The move comes in the wake of the crisis in the EV sector since the last year with almost all OEMs in the sector dealing with issues of non-compliance with Policy details. Speaking on the appointment, Ajay Sharma, Secretary General SMEV said, “We have requested Mr Kaul to help ...
SMEV Petitions NGT: Slashing E2W Subsidy has Disrupted India’s Transition to Clean Fuel
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SMEV Petitions NGT: Slashing E2W Subsidy has Disrupted India’s Transition to Clean Fuel

The registered association representing Indian manufacturers of electric  vehicles  SMEV (Society  of  Manufacturers of Electric Vehicles) has today petitioned the National Green Tribunal (NGT) expressing concerns that MHI’s latest decision to cut-down FAME 2 subsides is likely to disrupt India’s growth in the EV sector and consequently have a detrimental impact on the environmental and health indices of the country. The SMEV via this letter has requested for NGT’s support to a Green Tax on fuel-based two-wheelers so as to incentivize the adoption of green vehicles and contribute to the national objective of environmental preservation and pollution reduction. It is be noted that recently, the Ministry of Heavy Industries (MHI), ...
Erisha E Mobility to Build 100 EV Charging Hubs in UP, to Invest $50 million
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Erisha E Mobility to Build 100 EV Charging Hubs in UP, to Invest $50 million

Erisha E Mobility and the Government of Uttar Pradesh (UP) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to invest $50 million (400 crores) towards the construction of 100 EV charging hubs in Gautam Buddha Nagar district, U.P state. This significant collaboration aims to hasten the uptake of electric vehicles and support environmentally friendly transport options in Uttar Pradesh. By establishing a strong network of charging hubs, the MoU has shown its dedication to a cleaner and greener future. The Government of Uttar Pradesh has made EVs a priority, and we are dedicated to creating the necessary infrastructure and ecosystem for EV adoption and promotion. According to Mr. Parminder Singh Baweja (ED of Erisha E Mobility), the installation of 100 EV charging hubs will contribute to EV...