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Solar Vehicles: Innovative Transportation Designs Powered By The Sun (PHOTOS)

08/13/2010 08:18 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

From The Daily Green's Jim Motavalli:

Everybody likes the idea of solar-powered vehicles, but it's easier to imagine as science fiction than it is to make real. But when an airplane recently took a 24-hour solar-powered flight - and landed safely - it got everyone fired up again. So here's a look at various forms of transportation driven by the sun - none of them ready for commercialization just yet. But the dreaming is getting closer to reality.

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