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Rain Catcher / talent design

Rain Catcher
Rain Catcher

The Rain Catcher is a sustainable approach solving water issues in Detroit. The problems are unaffordable water bills and frequent floodings.
Aiming for SDG target 11.5, the Rain Catcher is a water station built in parking lots throughout the city that collects rain and serves water for free. Water can be collected for free using the provided card, given by the government, organizations or sponsoring companies. Solar panels on the Rain Catcher gets energy to run the station itself. It is also a source of emergency electricity for the neighborhood.


National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Tainan, Taiwan

Wen-Hsuan Chou,
National Cheng Kung University