Expert View – India Global Business

//Expert View - India Global Business

The Indian healthcare industry is poised to address domestic and global requirements

2020-09-21T03:59:01+00:00September 15th, 2020|2020, Expert View - India Global Business, Guest Columns - India Global Business, UK Edition – 31 Jan-13 Feb 2020|

The Chairman of Max Healthcare stresses on the importance of global collaborations to boost the healthcare industry in India. Highlights: The healthcare sector has a huge role to play towards India’s target of becoming a $5-trillion economy. The inadequacy of hospital infrastructure is a major hurdle in addressing healthcare demand in India. Reverse auctioning land, more efficient protocols for the construction of hospitals, promoting medical tourism and global collaborations are some measures that can be adopted to further the industry [...]

Sodium-ion batteries for India’s energy transition

2020-12-11T03:16:16+00:00May 12th, 2020|Expert View - India Global Business, Guest Columns - India Global Business|

As India prioritises electric vehicles, it will have to look at alternatives to reduce dependence on traditional lithium-ion batteries. Highlights: For electricity supply to become fully free of fossil fuels, generation from renewables will need to be stored. As renewables gain market share, many experts see a serious problem with the availability of lithium as well as its price. Sodium-ion battery technology is now emerging as a potentially viable alternative for large-scale application. India is accelerating its energy transition [...]