"How Apple could revolutionize solar".

Katie Fehrenbacher on gigaom: the company now has 5 patent applications. “Apple could be on track to sell 30 million iPhones globally in the fourth quarter of this year. Those kind of volumes could have a major effect on the solar industry, not just in the form of contracts, but also as a way to educate consumers about the existence and usefulness of solar as a power source.”