Novothink (, a global manufacturer of energy
alternative electronic devices, today announced the release of Solar
Surge, the first Apple licensed solar charger case for iPod Touch.
The smartly-designed, hybrid solar charger case enables anyone to
power up from the sun while carrying their iPod. The company will
also be releasing the Solar Surge for iPhone 3G and 3GS in the fourth

By bringing together cutting-edge solar panel technology and slim,
ergonomic design, Novothink’s certified Solar Surge charger case
provides an unrivaled charging solution that is both highly
convenient and eco-friendly. Apple iPods can now be effectively and
efficiently charged anywhere under the sun by simply being attached
to a Solar Surge. Users can charge while walking, running, hiking, or
biking. The innovative device is ideal for the beach, camping, or

“Solar Surge is a giant step towards incorporating solar panel
technology into everyday life,” said Ilya Dorfman, president of
Novothink. “We are incredibly proud to be offering a mobile phone
solution that is not only highly functional but also affordable and
environmentally responsible.”

Along with the custom designed and engineered charger case that
includes solar panels that provide continuous charging from the sun,
Solar Surge also includes a USB 2.0 cable that is compatible with
standard USB charging ports to provide high capacity charging and
data exchange. To estimate solar needs for iPhone 3G and 3G S usage,
Novothink encourages users to take advantage of their free Solar
Planner available at

Available in a variety of colors, Solar Surge for iPod Touch is
priced at $69.95 and will be available at major retailers at the end
of September.