Mamata government has entrusted the automobile giant for building, operating and maintaining 1,180 electric buses in Kolkata
03 Aug 2022 8:04 PM
PMI Electro Mobility Solutions is also starting a battery assembling plant in Haryana to localise components.
12 Jul 2020 9:30 PM
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
Electric buses will ensure smooth movement of traffic and help in checking pollution levels, the officials said.
02 Oct 2019 12:47 PM
These electric buses will be operated on major junctions on regular intervals from today onwards.
29 Aug 2019 3:01 PM
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
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
The proposals would be implemented once they are approved.
24 Apr 2018 2:06 AM
Buses comply with all UBS-II (urban bus specifications), AIS 052 (automotive industry standards) and CMVR.
16 Mar 2018 4:30 PM
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
Arvind Kejriwal pulled up senior officers, including the chief secretary, over delay in procurement of new buses.
16 Nov 2017 2:50 AM
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
The undertaking reportedly made a loss of around Rs 400 crore in the last financial year.
11 Nov 2017 1:34 AM
New electric buses ply on SoBo routes, two more to arrive next month.
11 Nov 2017 1:32 AM
Electric fleet is being operated by Treasure Vase Ventures Private Ltd, in partnership with Delhi Metro.
05 Sep 2017 12:04 PM
Transport system will bring about a transformational change in automotive landscape in country.
27 May 2017 2:57 PM
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