The student of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) have taken the initiative to spread everywhere solar power at home to sea trawler. Various types of use of solar power have been presented at Power Fair held International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Students have been made a machine to cook with solar named Conduction Cooking. A family of five members using one kilowatts of electricity can be saved about sixty thousand taka yearly. But it’s just for day. If you want to use at night, you will require additional battery.
To supply water at small fild (for example, vegetable growing field) has been developed solar pump controllers. For this, it’s not needed to bring water from other palce. Fishing trawlers have been using solar power also. Except trawlers engine, other electrical appliance at the trawler to use this power. For example, television, lamp, fan, motor, etc. Using this instrument in a trawler could be saved 11 lakh 75 thousand taka a year. At present there are about 50 thousand trawlers in Bangldesh.
Students of IUB also discovered solar inverter, vehicle charger, high capacity solar charger controller. These students have discovered these instruments under the supervision of Professor Dr. Abdur Razzak, Head of Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Professor Dr. Khusrau M. Selim, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department, Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB).