13 Aug '12, 4pm
Palestine Polytechnic University Students Develop Solar Electric ...: The vehicle uses 12 batteries, totaling 24...
Hebron – Ma’an – As the world searches for alternative energy sources, a team from a Hebron university built a single-passenger car that runs on solar power. Engineering students from the Palestine Polytechnic University made the 3.7-by-1.7-meter vehicle as a graduation project. The car uses hundreds of photovoltaic solar cells to convert sunlight into electricity, which is then stored in batteries.