Photo via the Bangalore Mirror
Pragnesh Dudhaiya and Aalok Bhatt study engineering at Nirma University in Ahmedabad, India, though a helmet they recently invented may make them the latest green entrepreneurs. When the two students heard about a 'green festival' their college was hosting, they decided to whip something up for the occasion. Three days later, they put the finishing touches on a new bike helmet equipped with solar panels and a small fan, capable of charging a cell phone in the time it takes to pedal to work. The students even added a bit of flair to their clever prototype: a sticker with two crudely drawn trees and the simple slogan, "Save Environment."
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