Inaugurated Eco Driveathon 2017 at Jyothi institute of Technology in Bengaluru. Eco Driveathon 2017 is a car rally to promote the use of alternative eco-friendly fuels such as Biodiesel.

The Centre for Incubation, Innovation, Research & Consultancy (CIIRC) is organizing this event in association with the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Oil Manufacturing Companies, Bio Diesel Association of India and Karnataka State Bio Energy Development Board.

Eco Driveathon 2017 aims to bring awareness in the society about eco-friendly fuels, promote mobility in the future in a clean way by bringing down harmful atmospheric emissions and provide an alternative solution for impending fossil fuel crisis.