Withour lives being dependent on electronic gadgets more than ever before,keeping our batteries juiced up at all times isn’t easy. Industrialdesigners Jun-Se Kim, Min-Goo Kim and Dong-Eon Kim have a greensolution to the problem. These designers have come up with a conceptcharging station, dubbed Solar Tree, which harnesses the energy of thesun to ensure that your electronic gear doesn’t run out of juice.
Thedevice comes with a solar panel mounted on a pole that can be buried insoft ground, like in beach sand. Once installed, the device harnessessolar power and stores it in onboard batteries. Electricity is thenmade available via sockets mounted on the pole.
Thedesigners don’t make a comment on how long the device would take torecharge your cellphone, but in times of crisis, even a few minutes oftalktime is all you need.