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Best of Washington: Power Bag

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These solar-paneled briefcases, backpacks, and messenger bags can power your cell phone, iPod, PDA, and other gadgets on the way to work or at an airport. Put the Juice Bag in a sunny spot such as an airport window, and you’re as connected as you’d be through an electrical outlet. Prices start at $199 from the DC-based inventor ( or Eco-Green Living (1469 Church St., NW; 202-234-7110).