Why 90% of electric scooter manufacturers are not qualified for FAME.
Approximately 90% of the electric scooters in India do not qualify for the subsidies of the new FAME II funding programme. This is partly due to the batteries: Almost 90% of e-scooters that were previously subsidized by FAME-I used lead-acid batteries. The incentive for vehicles with lead-acid batteries was discontinued in October 2018 and the new edition FAME-II also excludes vehicles with the ecological harmful batteries from the subsidy. Requirements for the updated FAME p