Terrence Henry is a Senior Reporter at KUT and StateImpact Texas. He has worked as an editor, writer and web producer for The Washington Post and The Atlantic. He has a bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Brigham Young University.
Originally published on Tue July 23, 2013 6:37 am
DAVID GREENE, HOST:
OK. A race track usually sounds like this...
(SOUNDBITE OF CAR ENGINES REVVING)
GREENE: That is sound from the starting line of the new Formula One race in Austin last fall. This summer, that same track was home to another race - which sounded like this...
GREENE: Those barely audible vrooms came from solar-powered race cars.
Terrence Henry of member station KUT went to find how far we have come in the race to create solar powered transportation.