Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) is in the process of preparing an expression of interest (EOI) document for operating 300 electric buses in Ahmedabad. The civic body is successfully running 12 electric buses called ‘Circuit’ for the last few months. The civic body can avail incentives under Central Government's Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles (FAME) programme. The department of heavy industry (DHI) had invited expressions of interest (EoI) for availing of incentives under Fame-II, to deploy 5,000 electric buses on operational-cost-model basis.
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