Electric Vehicles: How should India proceed
Will India move to Electric Vehicles in 2020
We would like to seek any additional inputs you have like issues, concerns on Electric Vehicles or what the Government should do for fast adoption of Electric Vehicles. Remember, Electric Vehicles can greatly help in lowering pollution levels and improving air that we breathe. more
Why don't we consider integrating solar panels on vehicle roof top for charging the EVs. It will reduce the charging station requirement well within manageable limits.
It may also reduce the battery capacity requirements considerably, bringing the cost and the weight down.
And for many, who use the vehicle occasionally, no additional charging will be required.
Overall cost will reduce due to the economics of scale. more
1. Uninterrupted stable and quality power availability all over India - Urban, as well as rural areas.
2. Subsidise Electric vehicles substantially partly as incentive to start manufacture of electric vehicles and partly to customers so that more companies start/adopt/change over to make E. Wh.
3. Make it mandatory for every Petrol Pump to have at least 10 E. Wh. charging points and space for vehicles - specially outside city limits.
4. Develop fast charging system so that a vehicle can be fully charged in 30 minutes or less.