Gallery: Manhole of the Future is Powered by Rainwater


Instead of acting as one of the most bland parts of city landscapes, what if manholes served a purpose? That’s what designers Cheolyeon Jo and Youngsun Lee propose with their “Eco Sign“, an electronic manhole cover that gives directions to the closest train or bus stop.

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  1. shotgun November 5, 2009 at 1:15 pm

    I thought this was the manhole of the future…

    Scroll down to see the Sequence/Consequence project

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