RECYCLED SHIPPING CONTAINERS AS SOLAR CHARGE STATIONS

• Beautiful Earth Group solar EV Charger:

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New York-based Beautiful Earth Group has launched a solar-powered electric vehicle charging station in Red Hook, Brooklyn, which is powered entirely by a 235W photovoltaic system. The off-grid modular station is constructed of recycled shipping containers and can charge a range of plug-in electric vehicles including the BMW Mini E, which has a range of 100 miles and takes about 3 hours to charge.

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What a great idea. Ther is more to come yet with innovation

Sourced and published by Henry Sapiecha 5th May 2010

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