Solar Jacket from Tommy Hilfiger

Solar Jackets for men and women by Tommy Hilfiger, charge smartphones and other devices on the go.

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Fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger has teamed up with solar panel company called Pvilion, to design a limited-edition solar-power jacket, with versions for men and women, that can power up your electronic devices.

The jackets are made in a tartan design, the solar panels on the back are flexible and removable.

Energy collected by the solar panels is directed, via a cable with USB ports, in the pockets.

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The jacket costs $599, but 50 percent of the amount goes toward the Fresh Air Fund,

Since 1877, The Fresh Air Fund has provided summer camp opportunities to more than 1.7 million New York City children. At Camp Tommy, 120 under-privileged young boys (12-15) from New York City engage in a wide range of educational programs such as computer training, literacy and visual arts. Camp Tommy was founded by a $2.5 million grant from The Tommy Hilfiger Group. Please visit for more about Camp Tommy.

via CNET