Green Living 2013 Gift Guide

Planet-friendly picks for everyone on your list

For the gadget lover

Thrill the green geek on your list with the SOL Marine Laptop (US$400), the world’s first truly solar-powered laptop (it never needs to be plugged in!). Other cool, eco-savvy tech presents: battery-free recycled cardboard speakers ($21.39) and USB rechargeable batteries ($21.39) that last up to 500 charges. Lastly, a gift that’s as intelligent as the recipient: the ecobee Smart Thermostat (price varies). It’s enabled with WiFi so you can monitor and manage your home comfort, save money and reduce your eco-impact from just about anywhere. Genius!