Furniture Powered by Indoor Solar Energy

Apr 16, 2019 in Innovation
Posted By : Upendra Namburi

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London designer Marjan Van Aubel has created the world’s first piece of furniture to harvest energy indoors ! The  Current Table 2.0 has an an orange-tinted glass surface encased in a sleek aluminum frame.

The orange color of the glass surface helps nanoparticles of titanium oxide embedded within the glass to absorb ambient light; which in turn release electrons. Rather like photosynthesis in plants. The electricity can be stored in a batter or even used directly via a USB port.


The designer has also developed a stained glass 

Now, sit back and relish sunlight, like never before!


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