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Current Size: 100%

Development of 100 % Biofuelled Tractor

Study of existing Sonalika 35 hp tractor, modification of the engine hardware to suit for running on B100, endurance test of Sonalika DI – 35 on diesel and B100 (both on test bed & field), study of the engine after the test, incorporation of any other hardware changes, if required and demonstration of B100 fuelled tractor.

Project Number:
GAP 027112
Project Type:
Project Date:
15/03/2011 to 14/03/2013
Cost of the Project:
Rs.51.536 Lakhs
Sponsoring Agency:
DST and M/s International Tractors Limited., Hoshiarpur
PI Members:
Mr. Arun Chowdhury (ITL, Hoshiarpur)
Name of PI: Dr. Krishnendu Kundu
Name of Co PI: Dr. Pradeep Rajan

Last updated : 18 May, 2017