The technology is capable of powering up to 80 percent of one's home. Not very useful to those of you living in beach shanties, but Sarah Palin might want to take a gander at this, don't ya know. Check out more on the SolarHeart Engine at the link below.
Implications - Consumers are being increasingly concerned with green initiatives and eco-friendly ways to approach their goods and products. Companies that are looking for creative solutions should create products that have this in mind. While not all consumers are willing to redesign their whole homes, there is a large market for smaller changes that make a big difference.