Dr. Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury, Energy Adviser to the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, has inaugurated the Pilot Project of Solar Power Tricycle of Institute of Energy, Dhaka University.
The project was inaugurated during the ‘18th National Renewable Energy and Green Expo 2018’ organized by the Institute of Energy of the university and Bangladesh Solar Energy Society (BSES) on February 13, 2018, at Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban.
Under this project, the Institute of Energy has conducted an experimental research on a solar run tricycle, which will provide shuttle service to the faculty members around the university campus. This project is supported by Confidence Batteries Limited, a sister concern of Confidence Group. Salman Karim, Managing Director of Confidence Infrastructure and Confidence Batteries Limited; Professor Dr. Saiful Huque, Director, Institute of Energy; Mohammed Tariqul Islam, Head of Group HR & Corporate Communications of Confidence Group; Dr. S. M. Nasif Shams, Assistant Professor, Institute of Energy, Dhaka University and other officials of Institute of Energy and Confidence Batteries Limited were present at the inaugural ceremony.