The Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA), Solarillion Foundation, and IEEE Madras Section SIGHT (Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology) will conduct a solar workshop and a solar lamp design competition in six zones of the State. While the workshop is conducted in various colleges from August 3 to September 7, the competition began on August 17 and will go on till September 21.
Students are expected to design their own solar products like lamps and circuits. They should register online for participation. Finalists of the regional contests will compete at the national level solar competition to be held in Chennai in October.