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

"eneloop" ENL-L1EX / Solar lantern

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

A global-perspective solution to “Light” up the earth and life. This is a rechargeable LED lantern which can be used over and over by using energy generated from the blessing of the sun. It uses the world’s highest efficiency HIT solar panel and saves the generated energy in a built-in nickel-metal hydride battery. In a village where there is no electricity infrastructure, this lantern can provide “Light” for a family’s dining room or a children’s study room. It can be easily carried and hung or fixed in various places. Further, its construction is such that multiple units can be stacked or connected side-by-side to offer even more light.

Client / Manufacturer

SANYO

SANYO Electric Co., Ltd.
Osaka, Japan

Go to profile
Design

SANYO

SANYO Electric Co., Ltd.
Hyogo, Japan

Takuo Nomi

Go to profile