A large-scale project like ours wouldn’t have reached completion without the immense support of our sponsors. We are highly indebted to them for believing and supporting our vision and mission.
IBM India is a multinational tech-giant that provides simplistic solutions in the field of computer hardware, consulting and IT services. IBM helped RVSCT with financial and technical support. The funds were utilized for the registration of the World Solar Challenge 2017. They are supporting us with their cloud platform known as Bluemix where we can store the collected data from the sensors and also get the result in the form of Analysis. After getting the analysed result, it is used to develop the strategy for the further race. This has provided the students an opportunity to work on various innovations and gain first-hand experience on advanced computing.
Wipro limited is a leading global information technology, consulting and business process service company that harnesses the power of cognitive computing, hyper-automation, robotics, cloud and analysis. Wipro has played a key role in help build “Arka”. They provided us with financial aid at the very beginning which helped us procure critical components for the manufacturing process. The team is working with Wipro on promoting green energy by conducting workshops in various schools and colleges. Thus particularly focussing on the sustainability aspect, our team is focussing on conducting green drives and talks during various exhibitions and events held in and around Bangalore.
Sunpower Corporation is a leading American energy company that designs and manufactures crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells and solar panels. Our team is glad to have the continuous support of Sunpower USA. We are the only Indian team to receive the high efficiency Mono Crystalline Cells with an efficiency of 22.4%. With Sunpowers help “Soleblaze” and “Arka” could successfully hit the road and run entirely on solar energy. They have played a key role in this endeavour.
HHV Solar is one of the most reputed solar module companies of India. Their crystalline silicon solar modules are known for their high performance and reliability. RVSCT partnered with HHV Solar in early 2014 for support with encapsulation of the solar cells. Our alumni worked with the professionals to successfully encapsulate the cells in a unique manner to attain flexibility with a very minimal drop in the efficiency. The experience and knowledge gained by working with them has been tremendous and we are grateful to the HHV team for supporting us in both the cycles.