Report on visit of Prof. Chetan Singh Solanki (Solar Man of India)

Department:

Faculty of Technology and Engineering

 VISIT of Professor from IIT Bombay.

Activity:

Visit of Prof. Chetan Singh Solanki (Solar Man of India)

Date and Duration:

09/01/2021(01:15 PM)

Title:

Visit of Prof. Chetan Singh Solanki(Solar Man of India) at Mandsaur University , Mandsaur

Brief description / remarks:

Dr. Chetan Singh Solanki, Professor, Department of Energy Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay visited Mandsaur University , Mandsaur as part of Gandhi Global Solar Yatra to promote the idea of Energy Swaraj. He has been working in the renewable energy sector for the past 20 years. Prof. Solanki has been referred to as “Solar Man of India” by Times of India, The Hindu and India Today. Some people also call him “Solar Gandhi”. Known for his remarkable work in the field of Solar.

Prof. Solanki said we have to increase the utility of renewable sources of energy from today itself. If we do not change by 2035, the results will be terrible. The average temperature of the world has increased by more than a degree, due to which the weather has started to change drastically.

He intracted with faculty members and also visited solar panel which is installed at Mandsaur University.

Outcome :

Successfully Conducted

No. of participants: 30

Prepared by :

Dr Pradeep Laxkar