Gallery: Relumine: Mischer’Traxler Recycles Old Lamps Into Energy-Effic...

 

Thanks to stores like IKEA, home and office lighting is cheap and easily replaceable- but what happens to discarded lamps? Design duo Mischer’Traxler has an innovative and energy-saving answer. Their “Relumine” project repurposes pairs of old lamps into a single fixture that represents the earth-conscious switch from traditional incandescent light bulbs to new energy-efficient bulbs.

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2 Comments

  1. carlasb83 January 18, 2011 at 2:40 pm

    Wow, what a cool story. I love this idea.

  2. Machu Machu January 18, 2011 at 2:31 pm

    WOAH!
    THIS IS SO COOL- I TOTALLY WANT ONE

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