Clean power lounge furniture

UniversityNational Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Lead DesignersPo-Hsien Huang, Chen Yan Wang, Hsu Li-Shu
Design TeamLucky Tsaih
Prize(s)Silver in Sustainable Living/environmental Preservation / Alternative Energy Source Equipment
Entry Description

According to UN’s 2013 study , 85% of estimated world population have access to mobile This clean power lounge furniture design concept is to provide people a convenient way to charge their mobile phones while waiting to board on plant or public transportation venues with free and clean energy from potted plants with Dracaena Sanderiana. Since a single Dracaena Sanderiana could generate 0.07 to 0.09 V power, a series of 50 Dracaena Sanderiana in a pot could produce 3.5V power. A built-in timing system of 3 minutes is used for health reasons. It is to remind people not to use phone that often.