The Ministry of Heavy Industries and the NITI Aayog are working on a policy for promotion of electric vehicles, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said.
The company expects the use of lithium-ion batteries to make green mobility common in the country.
The 9-meter bus, with a seating capacity of 31 people, was piloted on the Parwanu-Kalka route over a distance of 160 km.
The intelligent driving vehicle reacted correctly totraffic lights, adaptive cruise control, remote commands andeven overtook other vehicles.
Suzuki Motor Corp, Toshiba Corp and Denso Corp on Friday said they would form a joint venture to produce lithium-ion batteries for automobiles in India
Growth of passenger vehicles (PVs) exports was led by cars segment which stood at 6,02,341 units in 2016-17 as against 5,32,630 units in 2015-16, up 13.09 per cent.
Passenger vehicle sales in India crossed the three million milestone for the first time in 2016-17, with the segment witnessing a growth of 9.23 per cent.
Motorcycles sales last month were at 9,15,199 units as against 9,46,754 a year earlier, down 3.33 per cent.
Helped by an analyst's recommendation, Tesla rose 3.26 per cent to a record high of $312.39 on Monday.
This partnership will enable individuals to buy new all-electric Mahindra e2oPlus on ZAP, Zoomcar's fractional car ownership programme.
Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover to launch 10 new products in India this year as it looks to accelerate sales growth.
Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover(JLR) today reported its best-ever annual retail sales of 6,04,009 units in the financial year ended March 31, 2017.
The report also showed that discounts and incentives on vehicles sold till March 31, 2017 are expected to have cost the CV manufacturers about Rs 1,200 crore.
Mahindra & Mahindra said that it is working to ensure sustainability in all its operations and has been ramping up its BS-IV production for nationwide implementation.
Two-wheeler majors are offering discounts of up to Rs 22,000 on BS-III models to liquidate stocks, after the Supreme Court banned sale and registration of such vehicles from April 1.
While earlier orders banned the production of BS-III complaint vehicles, Wednesday's ruling completely bans such vehicles from plying on the road.