Ikea’s Solar Furniture Line

Ikea the Swedish furniture company has teamed up with Little Sun to help bring power to the billion people who have limited or no access to power. They plan to do this with a product line that feature pieces of furniture like lamps and ceiling lights. Inside these pieces will be a battery or energy storage that can be charged by solar, which can be used as a light source when needed. The product lineup will also include solar panels that are small enough to hang in a window and are designed to charge portable electronics like laptops and phones.

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