The state government will provide Rs 12,000 to students for purchasing electric two-wheelers

The state government announced one more important scheme. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has announced an aid scheme to encourage the use of battery-powered two-wheelers and three-wheelers in the cities and towns of the state to curb air pollution from vehicles. Under this assistance scheme, the government will provide assistance of Rs 12,000 to students studying from Std-9 to college in the state to purchase a battery-powered two-wheeler. The target is to provide subsidy to 10,000 vehicles. Not only this, the state government will also provide assistance of Rs 48,000 for the purchase of battery operated e-rickshaw three wheeler for individual and institutional beneficiaries and five thousand e-rickshaws will be given the benefit. 

The state government will provide Rs 12,000 to students for purchasing electric two-wheelers

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The state government will provide Rs 12,000 to students for purchasing electric two-wheelers

Post Type

Yojana

Benefit

Student

Department

Gujarat Goverment

Yojana Location

Gujarat

Yojana Announced Date

17/09/2020

Inaugurating the document book-Compodium of Climate Change Department's Decade of Action-Future Roadmap, the Chief Minister said that the above scheme has been announced to prevent the use of battery powered two wheeler-three wheeler in urban areas of Gujarat Is.

To prevent air pollution from vehicles in various towns and cities of the state, Rs. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani announced assistance of Rs 12,000 crore. Announcing the assistance scheme for the use of battery-powered two-wheeler-three-wheeler, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said that Rs. 12 thousand for assistance and Rs. It has been decided to provide assistance of Rs. 

A scheme of Rs. 50 lakh will be implemented to set up vehicle charging facilities

The Chief Minister gave this eco-friendly gift to the citizens of the state as a Panchsheel gift of five development schemes in the state to celebrate the 70th birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. At the same time, a scheme of Rs 50 lakh has been implemented to set up infrastructural facilities for charging battery powered vehicles. Today, 11 years ago, when Narendra Modi was the Chief Minister of Gujarat, he set up the Climate Change Department. A series of events were held to celebrate the founding day of the department. 

Assistance scheme also for charging stations of vehicles

A scheme of Rs 50 lakh has also been implemented in the state to set up charging infrastructure for battery powered vehicles. Efforts were made to increase the use of clean fuels like CNG in vehicle transactions with Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation and Gujarat Gas.

Approximately 2 million tons of carbon dioxide gas stops mixing in the atmosphere

He further said that Gujarat is also a leader in renewable energy. The total installed capacity of electricity in the state is 35,500 MW. The contribution of renewable energy to the total installed capacity of Gujarat is 30 per cent, which is more than the national average of 23 per cent. Effective implementation of unconventional energy stops approximately 2 million tons of carbon dioxide emissions into the atmosphere during the year and saves 10 million tons of coal for power generation. The purity of the atmosphere is also maintained.

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