The Ministry of Science and Technology has come up with a ‘Solar Power Tree’, an innovative way to generate electricity using solar power in a limited space. Developed by the Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI), Durgapur, a laboratory of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).
The Solar Power Tree model is actually designed like a tree with branches made of steel to hold the photovoltaic panel. The technology developed under the leadership of S N Maity, Chief Scientist at CMERI. The Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute is a public engineering research and development institution in Durgapur, West Bengal, India. It is a constituent laboratory of the Indian Council of Scientific and Industrial Research.
So let’s do:
1. Which organization has developed the Solar power tree developed for generation of electricity?
Source – The Economics Times