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NEDO Held a "Solar Car Workshop" at Saiwai-ku Children's Eco Fair

August 10, 2017

On August 9, 2017, NEDO participated in the Saiwai-ku Children's Eco Fair in Kawasaki City, where a "Solar Car Workshop" was held. After learning about energy and environmental issues, and the mechanism behind solar cells, the children built a solar powered car and tested it outside to cultivate a better understanding of solar power generation.

The participants also had the opportunity to learn about environmentally-friendly energy by answering questions in a quiz about alternative energy.

  • Children learning about energy in a classroom
    Children learning about energy
  • Children building solar cars in a classroom
    Children building solar cars
  • Children conducting a trial run outside
    Children conducting a trial run
  • Children learning about environmentally-friendly energy by answering quiz questions
    Children answering quizzes