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"ele" is a solar bicycle with solar panels on its wheels that rotate to face the sun in order to absorb the most possible energy. The panels do not interfere with the motion of the bike at all because they only rotate when parked, and also they gather energy from the sun whether riding or standing still.
The fact that the bike has solar panels is important because the panels allow the rider to recharge the batteries while the bike is parked (and of course most of the time, bikes are parked). However, the energy that comes from the panels is not sufficient to power the bike on its own.
Amirkabir University Of Technology