Capturing sunlight to energise your home and office is a sensible and environmentally friendly endeavor. But what if there is no room for solar panels? What if they just don’t fit the design? Belgium’s Sioen pursued the concept of “textile architecture” to develop SioSolar.
By incorporating photovoltaic cells into high-tech textiles, SioSolar PVC-coated fabrics can turn tents, trailers and other structures into small-scale power plants.