At only 2.4 pounds, the only time you’ll complain about the Converter Solar Backpack is when you forget to bring it.
Voltaic’s solar kits make it easier for people to create your own solar chargers based on power, cost and form factor requirements.
This 10W solar panel is designed to attach onto backpacks, panniers and almost anything else, allowing you to create energy without cramping your style.
Researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory have developed and prototyped a new photovoltaic system to meet the unique needs of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Solarrific says its panel can transform your backpack into a solar charger, then juice your cell phone with 2-3 hours of direct sun exposure.
Having a backpack filled with life’s little necessities is reassuring. Trying to find something in that backpack in the dead of night under a cloudy sky during the dark of the moon is frustrating.
Today’s photo gallery checks out some solar-powered backpacks, from the rugged to the sleek, that mean you don’t have to stop moving to charge your phone.
ZenTreks, a San Francisco startup, says its solar backpacks feature carbonate-hardened ballistic fiber materials three times stronger than leather.
Voltaic cranks up the power to 10 watts, enough to charge laptops with its Array Solar Backpack and Fuse Solar Laptop Charger .
The Solar Backpack from Eclipse Solar Gear is constructed from tough, military-grade materials and delivers 4 watts of power to your mobile via thin film solar.