FAME -India Scheme
Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid and) Electric Vehicle in India – (FAME – India) scheme is being implemented since April, 2015 with the objective to support hybrid / electric vehicles market development and manufacturing eco-system. Currently, Phase-1 of the scheme is under operation.
- The FAME India scheme has four focus areas viz. Technology development, demand creation, pilot projects and charging infrastructure.
- It is aimed at incentivising all vehicle segments viz. 2, 3, 4 wheelers, Light Commercial Vehicles as well as Buses. It covers Hbrid and Electric technologies such as Mild Hybrid, Strong Hybrid, Plug in Hybrid & Battery Electric Vehicles.
Through this scheme Department has taken initiative for introducing Electric/Hybrid transportation in the country under National Electric Mobility Mission Plan (NEMMP) Scheme 2020 to provide clean mobility solutions to the people while reducing the country’s dependence on fossil fuel. Provision has been kept for the implementation of this Scheme.