Solar Powered Rickshaws Need Less Pedaling

October 20, 2008 / No Comments

This new solar powered rickshaw or the 'Soleckshaw' is a most convenient way to travel in the most congested of cities. Recently launched in Delhi, this electric rickshaw has a sturdier frame than the earlier models, features soft foamed seats that can comfortably seat three people and can travel at the speed of 10mph and up to 40 miles before ...

Solar Rickshaws by SolarLab

May 30, 2008 / 2 Comments

Though I've seen eco-cabs and electric rickshaws by now, this new solar rickshaw by SolarLab have something to be proud of. Most of the energy, 75-percent, will come from the roof-mounted photovoltaic cells while the rest of 25-percent will be delivered through pedaling so better be prepared if there's no sun outside. I can see a battery in this sketch but ...