TreeHugger Picks: Solar Fun in the Sun


Summer has officially arrived (as Lloyd has noted here and here) so there's never been a better time to take advantage of the extra sunshine and power up with solar. Here are our picks for some summertime solar fun.

1) The solar-powered wireless camera is useful for making sure your neighbor's dog isn't digging through your garbage cans anymore.
2) Solar-powered electric bicycle. 'Nuff said.
3) The complete solar roof integrates solar electric and solar thermal technologies in a tile that is installed like a conventional roofing tile and generates both electricity and heat.
4) Voltaic's solar backpack is handy for charging your solar gadgets on the go.
5) These solar chargers from Solar Style helps you get free energy for your portable electronics.

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