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MoU Signed between ofo and Pune Municipal Corporation

MoU Signed between ofo and Pune Municipal Corporation bike sharing sustainable urban mobility city wide cycling bike track path network

ofo helps Pune put its cycle plan into motion Thursday, January 4, 2018 3:07PM IST (9:37AM GMT) ofo, the world’s first and largest station-free app based bike-sharing platform, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) to support the Pune Cycle Plan – a comprehensive bicycle master plan for integrated city-wide cycle tracks across Pune.

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Mahindra Uber Announces Partnership to Electrify Ride-sharing in India

Mahindra Uber Announces Partnership to Electrify Ride-sharing in India Electric vehicle ride hailing sustainable urban mobility

Mahindra and Uber Join Hands to Deploy Electric Vehicles in India Aims to build the next generation sustainable solutions in the shared mobility space To leverage traffic patterns and use-case data that helps in decision making on infrastructure requirements to realise India’s EV potential Initiative to be flagged off with hundreds of Mahindra’s electric vehicles in Hyderabad and New Delhi

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New Delhi to host India’s 2nd Intelligent Transportation System Summit

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Game Changer for Smart Mobility India is now rapidly moving towards opting for Intelligent Transport System (ITS) to counter the problem of traffic owing to the exorbitant population and easy access of privately owned vehicles. Though not a new concept to the world of transportation, but Intelligent Transportation System will provide a perfect solution related to different modes of traffic

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India-based Startup Pillion Rides Offers Electric Bike Taxi Services

Pillion Rides is on a mission to fight air pollution in Delhi providing sustainable urban mobility and last-mile connectivity with its fleet of electric bikes. Pillion Rides started its journey on April 2016 with a fleet of 20 electric bikes and 25 riders. Focused on providing last-mile connectivity, Pillion Rides is available for local commuters from bus stops, metro stations

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Tax Boost for Sustainable Mobility in the Philippines

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EV Tax Exemption The Philippines is proposing new excise tax law that would exempt electric vehicles (EVs) from excise duty. The proposed exemptions are part of the House Bill 5636, which the House of Representatives passed on May 31, and the Senate Bill 1408 currently under consideration. The proposed law also exempts hybrid vehicles so long as its drive system “consists of

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OLA to Launch India’s First Electric Urban Mobility Service in India

OLA to Launch India First Electric Urban Mobility Service in India ride-hailing ride-sharing electric taxi rickshaw bus

India’s ride-hailing giant OLA is charging forward with the announcement of electric rickshaws, car and bus services on its ride-hailing platform in the city of Nagpur. According to The Times of India.   OLA’s Electric Mobility Ola is investing Rs50 crore in the electric urban mobility platform, which include the purchase of 200 electric vehicles and the building of four charging stations

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Ola-Google launches Progressive Web App to Expand Ride-hailing Reach across India

Ola-Google launches Progressive Web App to Expand Ride-hailing Reach across India connectivity urban mobility

the first ride-hailing app in the APAC region that is using PWA technology This positions Ola uniquely for long-term, transformational growth in important secondary cities across India, enabling platform access to millions of more users. Bangalore, India – 18 May, 2017 – Ola, India’s most popular mobile app for transportation, today announced the launch of its Progressive Web App (PWA), a lightweight

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China & India Steps Up Environmental and Climate Literacy on Earth Day 2017

China India Steps Up Environmental and Climate Literacy on Earth Day 2017

In 2015, China and India were two of the five largest carbon dioxide emitting countries, which together account for one third of total global emissions. China (with a 29% share in the global total) and India (7%). Fully aware of the importance and urgency of addressing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and its impact on climate change, both countries are implementing

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Renowned Angel Investors Set Sights on Southeast Asia and India

  PRNewswire/ — Two of the most experienced and successful angel investors of the last 15 years — Michael Blakey and William Klippgen, both household names on the UK and Singapore’s startup scenes, respectively — have joined forces to set up a new SGD10 million seed venture firm in Singapore. True to its name, Cocoon Capital will focus on early-stage investments ranging from SGD350,000 to SGD1m. It boasts a new

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