Thursday 3 May 2012

Inprinciple Recommendation for NEMMP Finalized

The Government on 31st March, 2011 had approved the National Mission for Electric Mobility for hastening the early manufacture and adoption of electric and hybrid vehicles in the country. In view of the importance, the Government has decided to promote this initiative on a Mission Mode. 

Given the enormity and complexity of the task, as a first step, an enabling empowered high level structure has been set up by the Government in the shape of National Council for Electric Mobility (NCEM) having Union Ministers of all stakeholder Ministries as its members. The National Board for Electric Mobility (NBEM) consisting of Secretary level officers of stakeholder Ministries has also been constituted. The National Council and National Board for Electric Mobility also have senior level representatives of industry and research institute as its members. 

So far, two meetings of NBEM have been held and the broad in-principle recommendations for finalizing the National Electric Mobility Mission Plan (NEMMP) 2020 have been agreed upon. 

The above information was given by the Minister for Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises Shri Praful Patel in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today. 

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