Well, while not extremely practical, I did come across a great eco-invention I just had to share:
Now, onto more practical items, Brelli makes a stunningly gorgeous (dare I say that about an umbrella!) one that's a must check out! Their tag line says it all, "it's chic, functional, and, of course environmentally responsible." Oh and if that wasn't enough, their website was designed and built by a fully solar powered graphic design studio! The website isn't too shabby either.