India proposes electrifying motorbikes, scooters in 6-8 years – source

FILE PHOTO: A man wears a mask to protect himself from the pollution as he rides a motorbike in Delhi, India November 7, 2016. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – The Indian government’s leading think-tank has proposed electrifying most motorbikes and scooters within the next six to eight years to curb pollution and reduce dependency on fossil fuels, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said. The draft proposal from Niti Aayog, which is chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi […]

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