Aug 17, 2011

U.S. Navy Gets a Solar Power Upgrade

The U.S. Navy's help is coming from an unexpected source: the sun.
The Navy's Explosive Ordnance Disposal Training and Evaluation Unit 2 in Virginia has been testing five prototype lightweight field power kits that include solar cells as a key component. The kits replace fifty pounds of equipment with a compact system that weighs only about nine pounds. - TalkingPoints