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Aqua Fridge / Refridgerator

Aqua Fridge
Aqua Fridge

Aqua Fridge is a brand new refrigerator which combines an aquarium at the top of it.
For normal fridges, heat is brought outside of the fridge by compressor to cool foods inside. All these heat released into air is not utilized, which causes the loss of energy. For Aqua Fridge, energy is used for heating the aquarium, which uull uses of these energy. Compare to seperated fridge and aquarium, Aqua Fridge reduce power consumption in half.
How to save energy and keep the quality of life at the same time is a great challenge for designers. This design is an exploration for this purpose.

University

Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, China

Design

Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, China

WANG Lei, WU Fangyuan, REN Yi