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Lead DesignersHakan Gursu
Project LocationAnkara, Turkey
Prize(s)Silver in Design For Society / Eco-Sustainable Design, Gold in Sustainable Living/environmental Preservation / Alternative Energy Source Equipment
Entry Description

ConSoLight is a solar powered floating lantern which is designed to withstand the tough marine environment and can both act as marking light and fishing equipment. The solar powered lantern collecting sunlight with solar cells inside the body throughout the day and perform on the water surface at nights for long hours. Since it has a large power supply, it is suitable for low sunlight regions and high duty cycles.


Awarded Designer Assoc.Prof.Dr.Hakan Gürsu has succeeded as an extraordinary illustrator, designer and intellectual internationally. He’s been honored in the world’s prestigious design competitions by winning over 210 design awards within 14 years. He contributed to several national and international organizations as a speaker on innovation, creative thinking, design, and R&D. Ranging from boats, toys, and furniture to electrical devices, his environmentally friendly and visionary projects are introducing unusual solutions to common problems. He continues to train design students at METU.