VolTrack Energies Incubated at CEED Excels in Smart India Hackathon Finale

Published on January 3, 2024 | 175 views

In a momentous achievement, VolTrack Energies Pvt. Ltd., a startup incubated by the Centre for Entrepreneurship Education & Development (CEED), Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh, emerged victorious in the grand finale of the Smart India Hackathon (SIH) 2023, held in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.

The Smart India Hackathon, a prestigious initiative by the Government of India, tasked participating teams with developing innovative project prototypes to tackle critical energy challenges. In a fierce competition featuring 28 shortlisted teams, VolTrack Energies showcased unparalleled innovation by presenting a groundbreaking prototype for energy generation through the movement of vehicles on roads.

This triumph not only highlights VolTrack’s technical acumen but also underscores their commitment to addressing crucial national-level energy issues. The project demonstrated a cutting-edge solution that aligns with the government’s emphasis on sustainable and innovative energy solutions.

Participation in the Smart India Hackathon 2023 served as a transformative learning experience for the VolTrack team. Engaging with a real-time energy problem at a national scale provided valuable insights into effective problem-solving, strategic thinking, and collaborative dynamics. The journey not only tested their technical skills but also enhanced their ability to navigate complex challenges in a competitive environment.

The CEED-incubated startup, VolTrack Energies, has not only emerged as a winner in a national-level competition but has also showcased the potential of innovative and sustainable energy solutions. This accomplishment resonates with Chitkara University’s commitment to fostering entrepreneurial ventures that contribute meaningfully to societal progress and national development.