Q. Consider the following statements regarding EV100 campaign
1.It is an initiative of European Union

2.The campaign aims to make electric transport the new normal by 2030.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B
Notes:

Maharashtra government has announced its decision to become the first state in the country to join hands with Climate Group’s EV100 campaign.

About EV100 campaign:

  • The EV100 campaign is an initiative of Climate Group, an international non-profit organization.
  • The campaignaims to make electric transport the new normal by 2030. For that, it will encourage companies to switch from vehicles running on fossil fuels to EVs and install charging infrastructure.

Source: Maharashtra Govt to join Climate Group’s EV100 drive