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Electric vehicles to save $60 bn in fuel costs by 2030: Niti

The Dollar Business Bureau Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant is taking no chance in promoting the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs). With oil prices perennially increasing, awareness about ecology and atmosphere being discussed and steps being taken to implement clean energy drive, he says India faces the challenge of not wasting anymore time in adopting measures that would reduce the dependence on diesel and petrol.  In its annual report, India Leaps Ahead: Transformative Mobility Solution, NITI Aayog and Rock Mountain Institute specify that, “Accelerated adoption of electric and shared vehicles could save $60 billion in diesel and petrol costs while cutting down as much as 1 gigatonne (GT) of carbon emissions for India by 2030.” It estimates that the country could save ...

Electric vehicles to save $60 bn in fuel costs by 2030: Niti

The Dollar Business Bureau Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant is taking no chance in promoting the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs). With oil prices perennially increasing, awareness about ecology and atmosphere being discussed and steps being taken to implement clean energy drive, he says India faces the challenge of not wasting anymore time in adopting measures that would reduce the dependence on diesel and petrol.  In its annual report, India Leaps Ahead: Transformative Mobility Solution, NITI Aayog and Rock Mountain Institute specify that, “Accelerated adoption of electric and shared vehicles could save $60 billion in diesel and petrol costs while cutting down as much as 1 gigatonne (GT) of carbon emissions for India by 2030.” It estimates that the country could save ...

Indias oil consumption to outpace Chinas this year, Platts Analytics

The Dollar Business Bureau Oil consumption in India is likely to increase by 7-8% this year, overtaking the demand growth in China for the third year in a row, as the demonetisation impact is expected to be for a short-term, according to Platts.  The demand for LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) and transport fuels will increase, while demand for naphtha will get a boost due to new petrochemical projects.  “For the third year in a row, India's oil demand growth will outpace China's demand growth,” Platts Analytics said in a note, while adding that it was likely to rise at around 7% to 4.13 million barrels a day in 2017 as compared with 3% in China’s oil demand to 11.5 million barrels a day. The cash crunch ...

Additional Duty of Customs levied on motor spirit (petrol)

Dated March 1, 2015 | Copy of | Notification No.6/2015-Customs | G.S.R. (E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by section 103 of the Finance (No.2) Act, 1998 (21 of 1998), read with sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Government, being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts motor spirit commonly known as petrol, falling under heading 2710 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), when imported into India, from so much of the additional duty of customs leviable thereon undersection 103 read withthe Second Scheduleto the said Finance (No.2)Act, 1998, as is in excess of the ...