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Energy Sucker / Sucker

Energy Sucker
Energy Sucker

“Energy Sucker” is a socket integrate with a cupsule and a solar panel. By stick the “Energy Cupsule” on the window, it absorb the solar energy and turns it into the electricity for small gadgets like smart phones or tablets.
The indicator shows two battery condition: Good condition and Low battery, when the electricity is out, the indicator shows the red light to warn the user.

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National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Tainan, Taiwan

Design

National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Tainan, Taiwan

Che-Yu Lu