Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for
an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for
a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE
(free of charge)

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

Solarcentury Sunstation / Building integrated PV

Solarcentury Sunstation
Solarcentury Sunstation

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

Solarcentury Sunstation is an elegant and affordable in-roof PV system. It is the first of its kind, combining ease of installation with beautiful results. Our objective was to create a sleek, opulent and proficient system for residential customers. Solarcentury Sunstation hits the mark on all three. The panels integrate into residential homes making an attractive roofing element that fulfills all industry standards. The clever design and manufacturing includes only eigth components and a unique interlocking frame making installation easy and intuitive. It turns architectural solar accessible to all homeowners, enabling potential large-scale adoption of clean energy system.

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2015

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME 13 - 24 months

  • TARGET REGIONS Europe

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User, Trade / Industry, Other target groups:: Residential buildings

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Aesthetics, Innovation, Usability + Ergonomics

Client / Manufacturer

Solarcentury Holdings Ltd.

Solarcentury Holdings Ltd.
London, United Kingdom

Design

Solarcentury Holdings Ltd.

Solarcentury Holdings Ltd.
London, United Kingdom

Jon Sturgeon, Ryan Brand, Steve Eltringham, Hannah Eastwell, Peter Italiano