Gallery: Florent Bouhey Fayolle’s Sun Container is an Elegant Solar-Pow...


French student Florent Bouhey Fayolle created the Sun Container: an elegant freestanding radiator that uses sunlight as its power source. Inspired by the Trombe Wall system, this 120w passive solar heater draws sunlight through the glass cloche and stores heat in its slate fins before releasing it through the vents in the top of the glass. It can collect warm sunlight during the day and release warm air once the temperature has cooled.

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  1. Erhmann July 22, 2011 at 2:52 pm


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