Pune entrepreneur develops cap with solar-powered fan to keep you cool

A Pune entrepreneur, Vivek Bhatia, has successfully started manufacturing a solar-powered mini-fan attached to a cap that can keep people cool on hot summer days, reports DNA India.

The fan with plastic blades is fitted on the cap’s bill. A miniature solar panel, fixed on the crown, generates a five-volt supply to power the fan as soon as one steps out into the sun.

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A materials manager with various firms for nearly three decades, the fact that Bhatia has sold nearly 1,000 of his ‘Solar fan caps’ at Rs400 each suggests that it’s more than a novelty.

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