The Adventurists have been Crossing the Indian Subcontinent by Rickshaw for 10 years! How am I just learning about this now!??
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Commuter motorcycles in many regions of the world are chosen by consumers for their fuel efficiency. Here are some models from India that are popular and may forecast trends in the U.S. for fuel efficient motorcycles.
Originally published on CleanTechnica. The initial Cleantech Revolution Tour conference that we held in Berlin was a lot of fun, and the presentations were packed with interesting facts, figures, charts, and jokes. We had a blast, and there’s no way to share all of the conversations, connections, and laughs (which is why I encourage you to […]
Norway, the Netherlands, and India are considering life without fossil fueled vehicles. In the US, political leaders are more worried about bathrooms and refugees than whether mankind is destroying the earth.
The government of India has a plan to give everyone in the country an electric vehicle by 2030. The cars would be paid for by fuel savings and would not cost taxpayers any money.
India has altered its position on climate change. It now says with help from other countries, it will look to renewable energy rather than power from coal.
Ah, society — takes us decades to turn a simple, life-saving corner. Subsidizing fossil fuels in the 21st century has got to be one of the dumbest things society has ever done… (and we’ve done a lot of dumb things). We have cheaper alternatives that don’t kill us and cause all kinds of health problems […]
Originally posted on EVObsession While India is in the midst of a major modernization effort, many parts of the country remain rooted in tradition, whether that means the caste system or garbage pickup. In the ancient South India city of Pallavaram though, things have taken a decidedly sustainable turn, as the traditional garbage pushcarts are […]
Originally posted on EV Obsession America, Europe, and Japan have led the way in building and buying electric vehicles, though China has been making a push towards electrification as well. Could India be a player in the global electric car world as well? Indian automaker Mahindra & Mahindra thinks so, as it wants to sell […]
Slowly but surely, Tesla Motors is going global, having launched the Model S in both China and Australia this year alone. Speculation had suggested India might be next for Tesla, but it won’t be the Model S that launches in the land of curry and sacred cows, but rather the upcoming Model III, which one […]
JA Motorsport recently unveiled a wild, 230 HP track day special based on the Tata Nano – the world’s least expensive new car!
Just what role electric cars will play in India’s economy is uncertain, but the country has its first electric “supercar”, the Golden Arrow Supernova.
An engineer from India wants to drive his home-built electric Tuk Tuk all the way from India to the UK, and he’s raising money now to make the dream happen!
Over in India, the Delhi Metro light rail company is going solar in a big way, placing roof mounted solar panels on several of its busy transit stations.
Kawasaki is entering Southeast Asia with a single cylinder version of its iconic 250 Ninja dubbed the Z250SL, and it comes fully-equipped or naked.
Earlier this month, India’s Hero motorcycles introduced its RNT diesel motorcycle to the world. Powered by a 150 cc turbocharged diesel, the high-utility bike promised a high-MPG, biofuel-capable future to millions (if not billions) of people in southeast Asia … and all we could do, stateside, was wonder: Would we ever be able to get […]
Hero motorcycles has unveiled a new diesel motorcycle concept called the RNT, that combines diesel efficiency and extreme utility AND hybrid electric drive!
In recent weeks, Toyota made a decision to recommit to its Lexus CT200h sport hybrid. At the same time, GM is having significant success with the small but luxurious Buick Verano sedan and Buick Encore hatchback. So, is the age of the premium compact is, finally, upon us? If this luxe-minded Ford EcoSport built by […]
The new Harleys are global products with cleaner emissions, better gas mileage, more recycled materials, and a lower price than the current ‘Hogs, but I still can’t get behind them. From the cheap, aftermarket-looking air cleaner to the rubber sleeves on the front forks to the JC Whitney-spec heat shield on the exhaust, the newest […]
Not only did a group of Range Rover Hybrid SUVs complete the 10,452 mile Silk Trail, but they managed to return an average of 36 or 37 mpg over the course of the journey.