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Pluggies / Energy saving product


Pluggies is a system to reinvent the energy saving experience. Using the metaphor of raising pets, people will use electricity to feed their “pets” in the house, and the “pets” will growing when appliances are not being used. The “pets”also give you tips and suggestions by their exprssions to trigger change in your habits. This engagement of affective matters pushes virtuous behavior.

Using Pluggies to save energy and understand the external impacts of our energy consumption, it will not only reduces our financial burden but also our overall impact on the environment in this critical moment in the history of mankind.


Domus Academy

Domus Academy
Interaction Design
Milano, Italy

Domenico Pisaturo
Rodrigo Torres


Master Degree in

Master Degree in
Domus Academy 2009
Taipei, Taiwan

Kuo Lin Ying