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World’s Smallest Solar-Powered Movie House/Cinema [PHOTOS]

Full shot of solar-powered cinema, Sol Cinema

OK, this is not a ground-breaking scientific breakthrough or a comprehensive new report on clean energy growth or insightful commentary on clean energy politics, but this is too cool not to share.

The pictures here are of “the world’s smallest solar-powered movie house,” the Sol Cinema.

Full shot of solar-powered movie house, the Sol Cinema

The Sol Cinema seats about eight adults or twelve children. “The cinema is a converted two berth caravan from the 1960’s commissioned by the media arts charity Undercurrents,” as Jerry James Stone of TreeHugger writes. “It runs on four large lithium ion batteries charged by two 120W solar panels. Undercurrents encourages people to make environmental films.”

Sol Cinema ticket and popcorn window

Kids sitting in Sol Cinema, solar-powered movie house

Sol Cinema with red carpet

Sol Cinema being interviewed

Inside of the Sol Cinema

The cinema reports on its Facebook page that it has “a full library of comedy, music and environmental films.”

via World’s Smallest Solar-Powered Movie House Seats 8 : TreeHugger.

All Photos via The Sol Cinema on Facebook

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