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Terracool / Sustainable Air Conditioner

Terracool
Terracool

A/C's produce 10 gallons of water daily and 1/3rd of the global households own an A/C resulting in millions of gallons being wasted. Terracool is a modern sustainable air-conditioner that uses condensed water from coils to grow plants on one's A/C benefiting the environment. It solves multiple problem areas - millions of gallons of water being wasted, health hazards from mold formation, and mental health problems arising from the use of air-conditioners. It complements the architecture of the building to look like a vase where the small garden can be used to grow their vegetation taking a step towards a self-reliant and sustainable future.

University

MIT Institute of Design

MIT Institute of Design
Pune, India

Khush Tawar,
MIT Institute of Design