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Powering the 10268 windmill with renewable energy
I'm a newbie, first time poster, and fairly novice at builds. With my kids we have a handful of big builds under our belt (21309, 17101 etc.) but we're mostly follow-the-instructions people to date.
For my upcoming birthday, as a "surprise", I'm getting the Vestas windmill 10268.
As someone who's quite keen on renewable energy in principle, I'm thinking it would be nice if I could power the windmill from renewable energy, rather than endless AA batteries, especially given what the windmill represents.
Of course I could just get rechargeable batteries, but I feel like it would be more cool if I could somehow get the set connected up to a solar-powered USB powerbank or something like that.
However I know that there are voltage issues (9V / 5V etc.) as well as connector issues, and it's not as simple as just plugging one in- but my knowledge of electronics is pretty limited and I'm not thinking of giving stuck in with any disassembly or soldering or anything like that.
So, is there anything I can buy, or does anyone have any suggestions, on how I could keep my 10268 powered in a way that's nicely convenient and green?
Thanks for reading