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Concept Solar Forest Charges Your Electric Cars

Solar Forest Juices Your Car, Looks Cool in the Process

If I had an electric car, this is where I'd want to charge it up. Better than hooking up to a charger that gets its energy from a power plant, charging up at this solar forest lets you save a (real) plant or two. A concept design brought to you by Neville Mars, the solar forest would find a home at your nearest urban concrete parking structure (taking up the entire top open-air level, perhaps?), would create its own energy from the sun, and would shade your car while it's juicing up. I can't think of a better and cleaner way to get around, and seriously — this design is pretty freaking cool. What do you think?


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SKC-Sparkle SKC-Sparkle 6 years
That looks so amazing - very innovative!
naziazholesusuck naziazholesusuck 6 years
very awesome. i love it!
Lori-Gragg Lori-Gragg 6 years
That would be cool,especially if it became reality.
kimchimei kimchimei 6 years
yes please
zoorph zoorph 6 years
As the sun moves through its arc, it's likely that all the panels will receive at least some few hours of sunlight, particularly if the installation can be programmed to follow that arc. I would be very interested in this as an alternative to the windmills for generation of power to specific neighborhoods. Here in my neighborhood (Mt. Pleasant, DC) there are a number of spots where a few of these trees could be set up, corners of public parks and stuff like that, and perhaps could be turned to general power return to the grid... Hmmmm...
YelenaRose YelenaRose 6 years
WOW! this is so amazing :D
karen-zoo karen-zoo 6 years
No more stuffy, dark carparks that smell like gas???? Yes please
NYKitty NYKitty 6 years
Yes. This. Now!
Nyrina-Windu Nyrina-Windu 6 years
That looks so neat.
kedawen kedawen 6 years
Ooh I love this idea!! Very cool.
dqueen888 dqueen888 6 years
too cool!
mcjx3 mcjx3 6 years
this is so awesome! i pray it comes eventually
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