Posts tagged: Eindhoven University of Technology

Solar Powered Family Car Generates More Energy Than It Uses

By Evan Ackerman Solar powered vehicles, whether we’re talking about cars or airplanes, usually share the characteristic of perpetually almost falling apart. What I mean is, solar power is so close to not being usable that vehicles must be as light as possible, or they will not fly (or drive). Technology is improving, though, and […]

Students in the Netherlands unveil a solar-powered family car

Will we ever be able to live in a world powered by the sun? Solar Team Eindhoven, made up of students from Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands, has solved a crucial part of going solar: An solar-powered car that comfortably seats a family of four. Named Stella after the latin word for “star,” […]