Global goals

Solar energy

The Earth has to be protected from being warmed up too much by the Sun, while the Sun is actually the source of life and renewable energy. We focus on renewable energy and build the newest hightech solar car, Red Shift.

Technologies & Innovations

By creating the best solar car in the world, we develop technologies and innovations for efficient use of solar energy as a power source for vehicles. Therefore, this example of automotive technology and innovation will make the difference.

Reduction of noise & Emissions

In this Urban World mobility and transportation are the crucial blood vessels in the networks created by metropoles. Quality of life is determined by quality of traffic and transport. The reduction of noise and emmisions is key. The electric solar car, is the revolution of the 21st century.

“Together with our large network, our old team members and students from all layers of education, our team of 19 RED Engineers challenges the future of urban mobility. By creating the best solar car in the world, we develop technologies and innovations for efficient use of solar energy as a power source for vehicles.”

Latest news

Solar Team Twente presenteert nieuw team

Samen bijdragen aan een betere toekomst in innovatie, educatie en duurzaamheid. Met dat ultieme doel presenteerde Solar Team Twente zich tijdens hun officiële kick-off evenement op woensdag 21 november. In het bijzijn van partners van de afgelopen en komende editie...

read more

Solar Team Twente in zonnetje gezet

De teamleden van Solar Team Twente waren amper aan hun ontbijt begonnen toen de deur vanmorgen openzwaaide. Verrassing! Victor van der Chijs (bestuursvoorzitter UT), Anka Mulder (bestuursvoorzitter Saxion) en de Enschedese burgemeester Onno van Veldhuizen brachten...

read more

Double victory for Solar Team Twente at European Championships

A whopping double victory was the result for Solar Team Twente this weekend at the iLumen European Solar Challenge (iESC), the European Championships for solar cars. This year, Twente's solar team performed with two cars at the challenge: RED Shift and RED One. After...

read more
''I’d put my money on the sun and solar energy. What a source of power! I hope we don’t have to wait until oil and coal run out before we tackle that.'' - Thomas Edison (1931)

Social Feed

Facebook

Twitter

Instagram

Sign up and stay informed!

Get your subscription here!