When you think solar, you probably think about those humble rooftop panels that suck up the sun to keep home and business lights on, right? But solar is being used in some incredibly creative places that you may not have realized. There’s the Solar Impulse airplane, which is hoping to change aviation, and solar roadways, which could change… everything. But there are less flashy things out there, too – like solar camera straps and solar wheelchairs. Check out the following infographic to see some of the sweet solar inventions out there right now.
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