Engineering students in India design solar-powered carApril 18, 2012 by: Rituraj Mishra
A hybrid solar car has been designed by the students of an engineering college in Andhra Pradesh, India. It has been a trend now a days that every college encourages its students to do something that is out of the league and still feasible.
In view of that there have many demonstrations by students who have showcased their creativity and technical agility to bring forth many designs. Among those many designs one of the designs that has shown its potential is by these students.
The solar car runs at a speed of 25 to 30 miles per hour. The college students are from a village called Narava, 32 kilometers away from the port city of Vishakhapatnam. When asked they praised their college authorities for their full support. Their main motive behind making the solar car was to bribg into limelight the uses of solar energy. Kudos to the students for achieving this feat.