Indian Oil to set up 10,000 Electric Vehicle charging stations in next three years

Close on the heels of PM Narendra Modi’s declarations at the COP26 summit, India’s largest automobile fuel retailer Indian Oil Corporation announced its plans to set up 10,000 charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) in three years. Setting up of EV charging stations and production of green hydrogen will both be part of the company’s net carbon […]

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CNG outlets and EV charging stations to get preference over petrol and diesel sale in the new licensing norm

India’s new liberalised petrol pump licensing norms allow setting up of EV charging stations and CNG outlets even before the start of petrol and diesel sales, the government has stated. The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas in a clarification to its November 8, 2019 order that eased norms for setting up of petrol pumps by new […]

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EDF group from France planning to expand its ambit from nuclear energy to battery-storage for EV vehicles to hydrogen fuel in India

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French conglomerate EDF Group which is engaged in development and construction of the biggest nuclear plant in the world, with six European Pressurised Reactor (EPR) reactors totalling close to 10,000 MW at Jaitapur, along with Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL), is exploring business opportunities in the Indian market for electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure, […]

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