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Tata Motors to build 1180 e-buses for Bengal government

Mamata government has entrusted the automobile giant for building, operating and maintaining 1,180 electric buses in Kolkata

03 Aug 2022 8:04 PM

Geopolitics prompts electric bus maker to start work on own tech to phase out reliance on China

PMI Electro Mobility Solutions is also starting a battery assembling plant in Haryana to localise components.

12 Jul 2020 9:30 PM

Germany to invest 1 billion euros for green urban mobility in India

It would be a good idea to replace diesel buses in Delhi with electric buses, said German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

02 Nov 2019 4:00 PM

UP cabinet gives approval to run 700 electric buses in 14 districts

Electric buses will ensure smooth movement of traffic and help in checking pollution levels, the officials said.

02 Oct 2019 12:47 PM

Amit Shah flags off first fleet of eco-friendly electric buses in Ahmedabad

These electric buses will be operated on major junctions on regular intervals from today onwards.

29 Aug 2019 3:01 PM


HC quashes BEST notice for ending electric bus contract

BEST had issued the tender under an incentive scheme of the Union government’s Department of Heavy Industries (DHI).

17 Oct 2018 2:14 AM

BEST to install charging points for electric buses

Anil Kokil, member, BEST committee, and former chairman, said that the BEST should construct transport hubs at Mulund, Vashi and Dahisar octroi naka.

04 May 2018 2:18 AM

Long-distance BEST buses to offer passengers more facilities

The proposals would be implemented once they are approved.

24 Apr 2018 2:06 AM

Tata Motors delivers 25 hybrid electric buses to MMRDA

Buses comply with all UBS-II (urban bus specifications), AIS 052 (automotive industry standards) and CMVR.

16 Mar 2018 4:30 PM

WB govt negotiates with World Bank to procure 130 electric buses

Bengal can avail subsidy to buy these electric buses for Kolkata, Asansol and Durgapur, state Transport Minister told the Assembly.

29 Nov 2017 4:01 PM


Smog crisis: Govt plans to procure 500 e-buses

Arvind Kejriwal pulled up senior officers, including the chief secretary, over delay in procurement of new buses.

16 Nov 2017 2:50 AM

Mumbai goes green, introduces electric buses to cut down fuel cost, pollution

4 buses were added to the eco-friendly fleet which are to run on routes around CSTM and Churchgate Station.

11 Nov 2017 11:07 AM

Expenditure a concern for loss-making undertaking

The undertaking reportedly made a loss of around Rs 400 crore in the last financial year.

11 Nov 2017 1:34 AM

Four BEST buses on power trip

New electric buses ply on SoBo routes, two more to arrive next month.

11 Nov 2017 1:32 AM

Full-fledged electric fleet to hit roads by Dec: Gadkari

Electric fleet is being operated by Treasure Vase Ventures Private Ltd, in partnership with Delhi Metro.

05 Sep 2017 12:04 PM


Ola, M&M join Nagpur's electric mass mobility system

Transport system will bring about a transformational change in automotive landscape in country.

27 May 2017 2:57 PM

BEST to go green with new electric buses, literally

The cost of each bus will be Rs 1.61 crore. BEST might launch around six of these in Mumbai and would mostly run between Kurla station to BKC.

28 Apr 2017 1:34 AM