Gallery: Solar-Powered Sunplugged Rubbish Bins are Roving Music and Bus...

Sunplugged's Warren Baynes makes the world's coolest solar-powered musical rubbish bins in South Africa. The eco-minded entrepreneur first heard about bins being used as mobile music kiosks at parties in Australia and got permission to create his own back home. Made from durable plastic and fitted with a solar panel, a car battery, an inverter, as well as a series of speakers and an amplifier that gives the improbable thing musical wings, these jamming mobile units are the perfect party starter. But it didn't take Baynes long to realize that they can also empower the country's less fortunate communities. Check out our video after the jump to see the bin in action.

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