Saturday, October 30, 2010


Solar Powered Ties?

While I am on the subject of stuff made from ties or stuff that is made into ties or what ever - here goes another one.

What well they think of next?   I am afraid to even ask that question.  Here is the lateast nektie invention or the modern man.

Researchers at Iowa State University have found that photovoltaic thin film has advanced to the point where it is durable and efficient enough to be incorporated into clothing. Following these advances, they have decided to craft the photovoltaic material into a snazzy solar powerneck necktie, along with several other solar-powered garments. Talk about the ‘power suit’!

Read more: SOLAR POWER NECKTIE | Inhabitat - Green Design Will Save the World

Click here for Solar Powered Neckties  Iowa State Photovoltaic Clothing