Glowing Red Eyes Inside Our RoomApril 20, 2009 # 6:00 am # Accessory, Home Gadgets, Review and Tips, Uncategorized, Weird Gadgets # 2 Comments
We must understand that our daily activities spend much energy. It is really bad since our power plant usually produce a lot of carbon emission and makes global climate change closer. Energy efficiency is absolute effort to reduce our carbon print.
However, we usually forget that many unrealized thing in our home spend too much energy than we ever think. We tend to leave our electronics stand by rather than unplug the power cable. Behind our concern, stand by device consumes a lot of energy and even predicted that it is up to 15% of domestic electricity. To reduce this bad habit, Rachel Turner, an UK designer offer a simple but brilliant concept called Standby Monster.
This product is inspired by the fear of monster in the dark. This product is simple. It is a small plastic lens with sticky back surface. It is shaped like a monster eyes and fits with all LED stand by light. When it is attached, it turns the standby light like a glowing monster eyes. It is emotionally remind us that the device not already turned off.
Standby Monster made from recycled materials to guarantee that this product has less carbon footprints. This gadget is small step that could give bigger result to our environment.