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Goa’s inland routes to get solar-powered boats by June 2018

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The Portuguese-era diesel-powered ferry boats, that ply in the inland water routes of Goa, will give way to solar energy-backed vessels by June next year, a minister said today.The proposal for the new ferry boats will be ready in the next six months and constructing them would take another six months, River Navigation Minister Sudin Dhavalikar said.

19-year-old student designs solar-powered ‘cycle-car’

| Pune |

Published: December 9, 2017 10:34 am

Roshan with his solar-powered cycle
A 19-year-old student in Pune has designed a solar-powered two-wheeler car.Roshan Chumbalkar, who is a first-year engineering student at RND Sinhagad College, stumbled upon the idea in the vacations after his class X board exams.