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EV Charging Infrastructure Has a Soft Costs Problem

The EV charging industry needs to follow solar’s lead in streamlining installations, a new report from the Rocky Mountain Institute says. The U.S. solar industry has spent a decade working to streamline and reduce the “soft costs” of projects, which include less-visible expenses in areas like customer acquisition, permitting, financing and installation. Now it’s time […]

Ather Energy ties up with BPCL to expand charging infrastructure

Electric vehicles sold through 2030 can save 474 mt oil: NITI Aayog

It added that electric buses deployed through 2030 would account for 334 billion vehicle kilometers travelled over their lifetime New Delhi: Electric Vehicles (EVs) sold in India through 2030 can save 474 million tonne of oil equivalent, worth Rs 15.2 lakh crore over their lifetime, according to a recent report by NITI Aayog and Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI). “This would result […]

Ather Energy ties up with BPCL to expand charging infrastructure

India has a huge leapfrog opportunity in energy transition: Jon Creyts, Rocky Mountain Institute

“Many parts of the country are still developing market rules… offering the ability to build right the first time, and to take advantage of the rapidly changing dynamics in global clean energy markets” US-based energy-focused think tank Rocky Mountain Institute(RMI) has been in news recently for its work in the areas of renewable energy and electric […]

Rajasthan CM approves allotment of 4,780 ha to set up 4 solar projects – EQ

Bloomberg-Backed Cities Initiative Aims to Deploy 2.8GW of Renewables by 2021

The American Cities Climate Challenge Renewable Accelerator was created to help cities decarbonize their electricity systems. The Rocky Mountain Institute, World Resources Institute and the city of Minneapolis on Tuesday announced the formation of a new group designed to help municipalities procure more renewables in the next two years. The program is based on RMI’s […]

A global solar transition could leave Africa in the shade -EQ