Telangana unveils electric vehicles policy

The Hindu | Oct 30, 2020 at 6:45 PM
  • A policy to promote usage, ownership and manufacture of electric vehicles (EVs) as well as encourage setting up of allied infrastructure such as charging stations through a bouquet of incentives and facilitation measures was unveiled on Friday by Telangana government.
  • Olectra signed an MoU regarding a ₹300 crore electric bus manufacturing project.
  • There were plans to make it the sole manufacturing location for a new tractor series “being developed actually in Japan,” which will lead to doubling of employment at the facility from the existing 4,500 people.