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Solar rickshaws to power green city dreams

24 November 2012

BHUBANESWAR: Rickshaw pullers in the city may soon join the green brigade. With a view to promote clean energy transport, the state government is exploring the feasibility of promoting solar-fuelled rickshaws in Bhubaneswar, which can drive up to a speed of 35 km per hour.

Christened as ‘Soleckshaw’ and designed and promoted by Council of Scientific & Industrial Research ( CSIR), the non-polluting tricycle was introduced in several metros, including Delhi recently….

Read more: http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2012-11-24/bhubaneswar/35333213_1_rickshaw-pullers-solar-rickshaw-soleckshaw


Written by csirindia

November 26, 2012 at 1:01 pm

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