American technology provider, C4V, and Omega Seiki Mobility announce a supply chain contract to supply next-gen lithium-ion batteries in India. The deal aims to enable high performing, cost-effective energy storage solutions for India.
The amount of R&D that goes into manufacturing tyres is phenomenal. In a recent visit to JK Tyre’s R&D centre in Mysore, the Raghupati Singhania Center of Excellence, we speak to Dr Mukhopadhyay, the Director, R&D, JK Tyre, to understand what goes into making tyres and the future of JK Tyre.
Our goal is to achieve a 25% energy efficiency over current EV configurations – Anupam Jalote, iCreateSep 14, 2021
With EVs taking centre stage in India, companies are gearing up to take initiatives, innovate and make EVs more efficient and nurture startups that are venturing into this space.
Global light vehicle production could reach 83 million units in 2021 – Anil Kumar, SEG Automotive IndiaSep 06, 2021
Anil Kumar, the MD and President of SEG Automotive India, speaks about how the pandemic helped the company learn and adapt, while also outlining how the situation affected volumes globally.
Power Global introduces eZee, the company’s first swappable battery for light vehicles. The company initially plans to target auto-rickshaws, that can choose to recharge the batteries or swap them at Power Global’s kiosks.
The semiconductor shortage is something that has been discussed since November last year. The shortage of semiconductors has affected carmakers, and the shortage could continue till 2023, as per industry experts.
At a policy level, the long-term roadmap for EVs needs more clarity. This will in turn help OEMs to firm up their strategy of either choosing a straight jump to EVs or using alternate technology such as hybrid to enter the market.
ARBL’s investment in Log 9 Materials is a part of its ‘Energy & Mobility’ strategy announced by the company in June this year, which focuses on entering into new green technologies and solutions.
Vitesco Technologies is developing an FCCU for a German fuel cell manufacturer. Series production of the FCCU will commence in the second half of this decade.
The aftermarket automotive space is a huge segment and the scope of expansion grows with more cars being manufactured. Also, the shift to electric vehicles is opening up the market for more manufacturers. One such company is Sona Mandhira Private Limited, and Express Mobility got in touch with the MD, Mandhira Kapur, to discuss expansion plans, investments, and more.