India: Delhi Cabinet Approves Procurement of 1,000 Electric Buses

06 Mar 19: In a big push to combat the deteriorating air quality in the national capital, the Delhi Cabinet has now approved the procurement of 1,000 low-floor electric buses. “This is the largest such commitment so far by any Indian city and for any city outside of China,” according to a Delhi government statement in PTI. The cabinet made the decision at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. The Delhi government has been taking proactive steps ..