By Atul Gopal
BU Bhandari has taken the dealership for Ather for entire Maharashtra. As of now they are located at the Pashan Road Abhimanshree showroom, but the plan is to start an experience center on Bhandarkar Road. We had a chat with the BU Bhandari team - and they seemed to be quite gung-ho about the company - and their belief in the future of automobiles being electric.
Dr Pawan Goenka, Managing Director and CEO of Mahindra & Mahindra Limited spoke about Mahindra Electric's renewed focus and investment in electric vehicles during the launch of the Treo Zor Electric Cargo Loader. He also spoke about the imminent launch of the eKUV Compact SUV and Atom last mile electric mobility solution.
Will this be version 2.0 of Mahindra Electric's journey? How will this time be different?
I had a business meeting in Nashik. Instead of taking a bus, I decided to use my electric bicycle. I suggested it to a few friends who also had electric cycles and they decided to join me. We had 2 Felidae branded electric cycles and 1 Hero Lectro eBike. Let's find out how our electric cycles performed!
The PluginIndia team got the Batt:RE GPS:IE electric scooter from the Batt:RE team in Pune for 5-6 days. The Batt:RE team has surpassed our expectations in terms of offering connectivity options to electric scooter. Many established brands don't offer such wide variety of connectivity features in a budget electric scooter. In this article, we showcase our findings after testing the wonderful Batt:RE GPS:IE electric scooter for around 4-5 days.
By Vivek Ahuja, Guest Post
Tata Nexon EV Owner, Delhi
Vivek's Tata Nexon EV Ownership Blog
Join us as Delhi EV community goes on a 200 km road trip from Gurgaon to Rajasthan border and back.
Can these electric cars complete the journey? Watch the video to find out.
By Atul Gopal
The PluginIndia team got the electric scooter from the EEVE here in Pune for few days. What blew our minds was the incredible performance of the Bosch motor.
The power delivery and torque ensured it was great fun to ride! However the controller needs to be tuned to tone down the sudden jerk when accelerating.
By Atul Gopal
The PluginIndia team got the Mettle electric delivery scooter from the DEXPRESS dealer here in Pune for few days. What blew our minds was the incredible performance of the Bosch motor.
The power delivery and torque ensured it was great fun to ride! This unique design is meant for cargo handling and fleets.
September 2020 : Industry Analysis - Delhi's EV policy, Ampere battery lease, Real reason EV's are not selling
By Team PluginIndia
In this month's EV industry analysis, Raphae and Amit speak about Delhi's EV policy announcement. We discuss policy in detail and also speak to an industry expert on the subject.
We also discuss Ampere's battery subscription plan in partnership with Autovert Technologies. We also analyse a Forbes article about the huge cynicism and hate we see online towards EVs.
By Raphae and Farah Halim
The PluginIndia team got the Batt:RE LO:EV electric scooter from the Batt:RE team in Mumbai for 5-6 days. The Batt:RE team has surpassed our expectations in terms of choices for the customer.
From wide variety of colors to battery packs to connectivity options. Even many established brands don't offer such choices. In this article, we showcase our findings after testing the wonderful
Batt:RE LO:EV electric scooter for around 4-5 days.
The PluginIndia team got the ETrance electric moped from the PURE EV dealer here in Pune for 5-6 days. What blew our minds was the incredible efficiency of 13.714 Wh/km, we could manage to achieve with the eTrance. This surely has to be one of most energy efficient two wheelers in the market. In this article, we showcase our findings after testing the wonderful ETrance for a week.
Meet Devroop, an avid e-Bike user who lives in Pune and has completed 5,700 km with his Hero Lectro eBike. We talk about his experiences with the eBike, we discuss Hero Lectro's offerings and offer some suggestions to the company.
By Team PluginIndia
In this month's EV industry analysis, Raphae and Amit speak about how businesses are getting rid of petrol vehicles and adding more EV’s in their fleets. This clearly shows the value proposition that EVs offer to businesses. Electric Vehicles are way superior to Petrol vehicles in terms of economy, efficiency, reliability and performance and businesses love that!
Guest Post by EV Community Member,
Tata Nexon Electric Car Owner,
Vivek Ahuja, New Delhi
Yes I know it's not an electric blue color, but this is my electric car and “teal Blue” color so that’s the name I’ll go with !
Finally after waiting for over 6 months I got my car in the beginning of this month and have done just over a 1000 kms, so writing my first feedback and experience of the car.
There is a strong anti China movement in India and around the world as we speak. Unfortunately many industries in India are dependent on China including our Electric Vehicle Industry.
In this episode of EV guru we show were Indian EV Industry is in terms of localisation and we showcase how many industries are dependent on China.
Ultimately we speak about taking the pragmatic approach for our Indian EV Industry.
We got the Hero Electric Dash electric scooter from the Hero Electric dealer in Pune. We used the scooter for 3-4 days in the city and tested it city conditions.
In this blog and video, we share our observations of this electric scooter launched by Hero Electric.