Ikea is working on stylish portable solar panels with artist Olafur Eliasson

Scandinavian artist Olafur Eliasson has partnered with IKEA to produce small stylish solar panels to store and provide power. The Sammanlänkad is designed to be hanged by the window to collect energy during the day. Still at a prototype stage, this cute gadget won’t definitely replace your solar panels on the roof, but in the artist’s intention it will help to bring more awareness on the need of renewable energy and it will help those communities around the world that still don’t have access to electric grids.

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