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Called SolarKindle, the case can provide you with months of reading time and over 50 hours of reading lamp use on a single charge. The battery in the cover can be charged using the solar panel, as well as USB – so if you’ve been cooped up indoors for a while you still have a charging option available. The case has a solar panel built into its front, that allows you to charge your Kindle (and the case) poolside, or while you’re involved in other outdoor activities. The built-in reading lamp in the case is expected to last for 50 continuous hours on a charge. In addition to powering your Kindle the case also has a built-in reading light that is powered entirely from the case’s battery rather than your Kindle. The SolarKindle was a 2012 International CES Innovations Design & Engineering Awards Honoree, and will be available for US$79.99.
SolLight’s solution is to combine a lightweight carry pouch, a solar charger and some stereo speakers into something called the SoliCharger-SP. Transferring the juice from a charger to a smartphone or media player can be a time-consuming affair, time could be spent listening to the music stored on the device. The SoliCharger-SP most practical way to charge a mobile phone and listen to some music. The charger’s solar panel is housed in a tough Cordura case, that can be used to zip up and protect a smartphone or media player when not in use. The charger’s 1,500mAh lithium-ion battery is said to have enough jungle juice to fully charge almost any phone or music player in under an hour. The case is also home to a pair of stereo speakers, which can provide some audio entertainment from the connected device while it receives charge from the SoliCharger-SP.
Kyosemi spherical solar cells are specifically designed spherically in order to harvest energy with higher efficiency and flexibility as compared to flat solar solutions. The charging process is realized using the mini USB cable which is attached to Phoebus. It also has a thin film battery which users can customize to their liking. This allows Phoebus to have a friendly and flexible shape, which can be used as a pendant.
Designers of solar chargers need to deal with a certain issue: how to build a charger so that it had easy access to maximum sunlight, without much effort on the user’s part. The Quirky community, a social project based around product development, has come up with solution – it’s the Ray solar charger, and it features a suction cup and a kickstand. Its suction cup can be used on any glass surface, such as house windows, or windows in cars and planes.
Designer: Emma Sandberg
Within the channel, the batteries are continuously charged – and because they are loaded from the top and retrieved from the bottom, this effectively sorts them from the least to the fullest charged without any conscious effort. No need to sort, store, and keep track of your batteries. It’s like having a dispenser in the home that provides an endless supply of AA batteries! Via a unique vertical configuration, sorting and storage is integrated, automatic, and effortless. All the user has to do each time is to drop in a depleted battery from the top, and retrieve a fully charged one from below.
It allows to recharge your mobile devices without using any other energy than light. Electree is a modern sculpture imitating a bonsai, the leaves of which are small photovoltaic panels. Electree is delivered in modules which you assemble to create your own tree. The structure is equipped with 27 cells, i.e. an entire surface of 1 400 cm², for a bulk height of roughly 40cm nergy produced by the panels during daylight is stored in a base hidden battery.
This product, the Mini L Solarbag, can be an apt complementary device for the iPad users. Besides providing uninterrupted battery charging facility to the user, the bag also provides adequate shielding against fall-outs and mishandling. Solar energy is sufficient to generate the required charging needed for your gadget.
The pack includes a solar-powered sleeve and a USB charger. The device makes sure that your phone never runs out of juice during those all important calls, and keeping it charged ins’t consuming any energy from the grid. This amazing power-saving charger has multiple benefits. The manufacturers claim that the iPower4 can give you up to 5.3 hours of extra talk time, 45 hours of music time or about 15 hours of video viewing.