Electric vehicles are a great way to reduce local emission and improve local air quality especially in a country that’s growing at such a pace as India. Motor and battery technology have improved over the years and a strong sense of pollution-free ride has taken over the minds of the green energy enthusiasts the world over. There are models of electric two wheelers, three wheelers, four wheelers, trike or reverse trike and even electric bus present in the market. A simple google search will result in some delightful electric vehicle models with amazing capabilities. The cost of the system might not meet your budget just now, but don't bet on it already. Low cost models are coming up every day and the pace at which battery technology is evolving (almost 60% cost is consumed by the battery), a low cost (by low cost I mean a vehicle cost on-par with traditional IC engine cost) electric vehicle with all comforts and no pollution might be just around the corner. Look at Shaktisteller Energy Solutions, for example. For as low as 30,000/- INR you can completely revamp your old two wheeler. Advantages? Well you got a brand new ride at half the cost of a traditional IC engine vehicle that works on electricity (Let the sun recharge it for you! Get a solar EV Charger) with absolutely no maintenance and performance as good as a 100 CC IC engine motorbike.