ECN and the Nuon solar team, a succesfull collaboration
Sunday october 18 is the start of the World Solar Challenge. The Nuon Solar Team asked ECN to participate in the construction. The student racing team is preparing to defend the world title in October at the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2015 in Australia.
The Nuon Solar Team consists of fifteen students from TU Delft, who work as a team to build the solar-powered racing car known as Nuna. The team enters its racing car in various solar races throughout the world, including the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in Australia and the Sasol Solar Challenge in South Africa. This year, the team has again entered the race in Australia. Will they be able to claim the world title for the 6th time?
Are you curious what ECN did for the Nuon solar team? take a look at the testing of solar panels at ECN.
Would you like to know more about Nuna8? Here is were you can learn what the Dutch are good at in terms of sustainable energy and high-end technology.
The exciting months that preceded the race in 2013 are summarized in a documentary, and can be seen on this page:
Read more information about the race at http://www.nuonsolarteam.nl/nieuws/ecn/
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