26/04/2016 7:44 AM AEST | Updated 26/04/2016 7:47 AM AEST

This Plant Will Charge Your Cell Phone

Yet another reason to start planting more greenery.

A plant that can actually charge your cell phone is taking green energy to a whole new level. Barcelona-based firm Arkyne Technologies created the pot, dubbed Bioo Lite, which harnesses energy from photosynthesis and transforms it into electricity. Once your phone's battery life gets low, all you have to do is plug your device into the USB port and watch it power up. 

Watch the video to learn more about the technology.

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