Point.One, the solar charging station. One of the aims of the station is to promote the use of electric cars and how it can become an asset with our modern way of living. To some instance this paints a path, moving us forward towards a world of emission free mobility. Being solar, means it’s method of procuring the energy is renewable and also environmentally friendly.

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Initially the station was to hold four cars at anyone time, but this was changed to one, adding more of an intimacy between the user, the car and the station.

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The parametric setup enabled the construction of the organic shape using aluminum sheets. They where used for their flexibility making the bending process easy. As these would be pre-cut, this makes for easy assembly on site.

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The product produced by EIGHT and LAVA, is unique in its own right. Especially with its never before seen connection system, bringing to light new possibilities and areas of research.

 By Shanaire Blythe

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