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Solar powered Netbooks emerge

Green tech in a small package
By: Sean Kalinich | Laptops News | Posted: May 14, 2009 6:26 pm

Looks like today it a netbook day as the Inquirer brings us images of some solar powered netbooks.


The books were shown off by iUnika a Spanish firm that is new to the netbook scene. The netbooks were not power houses by any means having only a 400MHz CPU under the hood. They do have light weight and serious green tech behind them though.


Read about them here


Solar powered Netbooks emerge


iUnika has shown off four new netbooks at a Free Knowledge Foundation sponsored LibreMeeting in Madrid, including a couple of super eco-friendly models sporting solar panels and made from bioplastic.


The little eco warriors costing between 130-160 Euros (about $180-$220), weigh in at just 700 grams, boast a 400MHz processor and run Linux.


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