Electric vehicle retrofitting is a financially feasible choice today, and its popularity is increasing, opening up an entirely new sector brimming with opportunities. This one-day workshop offers our EV students two engaging sessions, each spanning up to 4 hours. It acquaints students with retrofitting technology, its technical feasibility, government policies, and includes a live demonstration of retrofitting 2-wheelers. Participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of e-mobility infrastructure through hands-on, activity-based learning, aligning with industry skillset standards.
"Very informative course, high quality in terms of quizzes and assignments, liked the project at the end of the course. Oh, and great support. Can recommend this one to my friends and colleaugues. Being the very first player in EV industry, DIYguru has been crucial to the EV ecosystem development in india"
"I have known DIYguru since 2013 when the first version Autosports india was launched and in last 6-8 years the platform has emerged as the leading maker's learning platform in india. Form me the team behind DIYguru has been the best support all through the journey after Bachelors till my master's"
"Some of the best customer service I've ever seen. Great platform for mechanical and electrical engineers to learn EV!"
"This is truly a 5 star experience for youngsters in india! keen to learn about EV Technology"
"The platform has helped me personally to build my career in renewable energy in Canada. Hope to see DIYguru in Canada soon. Five stars!"
"liked the course with wide range of calculations in EV, all tutors are very supportive."
"Amazing content and great support from DIYguru community"
"Automotive design with incredible knowledgebase in terms of support from Baja Tutor community of DIYguru is wonderful experience. Documentation on the web is also good. "
“I believe that the future of transport is electric”
- Elon Musk
"India has a very strong role to play in the future of electric and it is incumbent upon us to really push India on a global stage in this very necessary technology of the future."
- Bhavish Aggarwal
Retrofitting electric vehicles (EVs) has emerged as a critical practice in the automotive industry for several compelling reasons. This trend towards retrofitting, rather than exclusively manufacturing new electric vehicles, is driven by a combination of environmental concerns, cost-effectiveness, and technological advancements. Additionally, this shift towards retrofitting EVs has opened up a wide range of job opportunities in various sectors of the automotive industry.
Firstly, retrofitting existing vehicles to become electric has significant environmental benefits. It reduces the need for new vehicle production, which is energy-intensive and generates substantial carbon emissions. By converting internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles into electric ones, we can extend the lifespan of automobiles and contribute to a more sustainable transportation ecosystem. This reduction in the carbon footprint aligns with global efforts to combat climate change and offers a tangible solution to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Secondly, retrofitting EVs can be a cost-effective alternative to purchasing a brand-new electric vehicle. Not everyone can afford to buy a new EV, and retrofitting provides an avenue for individuals and businesses to transition to electric mobility without the hefty price tag. This affordability factor is especially crucial in encouraging the adoption of electric vehicles in emerging markets and among budget-conscious consumers.
Furthermore, technological advancements in batteries, electric drivetrains, and charging infrastructure have made retrofitting more viable and efficient. The availability of high-performance batteries, lightweight materials, and advanced electric components has improved the overall performance and range of retrofitted EVs, making them competitive with new electric models. This technological progress has fueled the retrofitting industry’s growth.
Retrofitting an electric vehicle involves converting a conventional car into an electric one.
EV retrofitting means converting a gas or diesel car into an electric vehicle by replacing the engine and related components with an electric power source.
Just an open mind and a book to make a lot of notes.
This is a live program where Chethan will be training. So no recording will be provided.
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