Coimbatore based Mechanical engineer, Sounthirajan Kumarasamy, dedicated his last 10 years to invent a 'first of its kind' engine, that can run on distilled water.
The engine is also eco-friendly as it releases oxygen and uses hydrogen as fuel. It is the first time in the world that an engine causes almost zero-level pollution.
"It took me 10 years to develop this engine, it's the first of its kind in the world. It uses hydrogen as fuel source & releases oxygen." Kumarasamy said while talking about his new invention.
Tamil Nadu: S Kumarasamy, a Coimbatore based mechanical engineer claims to have invented an engine that can run on distilled water. He says,"It took me 10 years to develop this engine, it's the first of its kind in world. It uses hydrogen as fuel source & releases oxygen." (10.5) pic.twitter.com/BGqJi1po0C— ANI (@ANI) May 10, 2019
Kumarasamy is also the Managing Director of a Coimbatore based company, NG Automobile Engineering Private Limited.
After his invention was prepared to be used, S Kumarasamy decided to approach the Japanese government and got the opportunity to bring his creation into the market.
Sounthirajan Kumarasamy: My dream is to introduce this engine in India, I knocked all the doors of the administrators but couldn't get a positive response. So, I approached the Japan govt & got the opportunity, this engine will be introduced in Japan in the coming days. (10.5.19) pic.twitter.com/RXFesapvr2— ANI (@ANI) May 10, 2019
Japan's official trade promotion institute, Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) has come up to take the initiative and work with S Kumarasamy to launch his engine. His invention has been approved for JETRO's invest Japan program.
The engine will be introduced in Japan in the coming days.