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Solar Flower Petal Street Lamps Bloom by Day, Illuminate the Night

Smart design meets city lights in these solar-powered LED street lights by Phillips. Inspired by how flowers open up to the sun to collect the sun’s energy, the Sustainable City Lights feature photovoltaic petals that open during the day to collect the sun’s rays and transform them into energy. Then at night, the light closes [...]
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David Tubridge’s Gorgeous New Manuka Lamp Casts Shadows Shaped Like Flowers

Lifestyle / Green Living : Inhabitat (2 years ago)

The Manuka lamp is named after the Manuka tree, a tree or shrub bearing small white flowers with five petals that is native to New Zealand and southeast Australia. Trubridge was inspired to create the lamp after designing a screen b... Read Post

Solar Flower Lamp Provides Light and Power

Lifestyle / Green Living : Inhabitat (4 years ago)

This solar powered flower lamp is a multifunctional design created for public spaces. The biomorphic design is inspired by flora found in nature – the “leaves” of the lamp have been fashioned with solar panels that can be easily adj... Read Post

Solar Powered Petal Bench Unfurls for Daytime Seating

Lifestyle / Green Living : TreeHugger (5 years ago)

Image via Yanko Design Designer Ji Sung Park offers up an idea for a solar powered park bench that acts like a flower. During the day, the petals are unfurled and act as seats for passers-by, while at night, the petals fold up and i... Read Post


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