'yill' designed by werner aisslinger for younicos
', designed by werner aisslinger
for berlin-based renewable energy company younicos
, is a cordless energy storage unit.
the wheelable device is designed to facilitate the creation of workspace even in poorly suited environments,
eliminating the need for floor socket banks or extension cords and powerstrips.
providing up to 300 watts of electricity, the device's lithium titanium batteries can store electricity
from solar cells and other renewably generated sources, or be charged via standard electrical outlet.
back and side views
during milan design week 2011 in april, 'yill' will be on exhibition on via savona, transforming a garage into younicos's temporary office.
younicos notes that the 'design DNA' that aisslinger developed for the units will continue to characterize future younicos product releases.
example of 'yill' in use
the device is wheelable to facilitate the creation of workspace in any environment
jenny filippetti I designboom
feb 25, 2011