||Company is part of a global open source network with the aim to provide an ecologically and economically sustainable source of light to underprivileged households that do not have access to electricity or have difficulties to afford it.
The source of light consists of a recycled plastic bottle filled with water and 10 mililiters of chlorine, which is embedded in the roofs of houses. The solar bottle harnesses the light from the sun, capturing and diffracting the light to all parts of the room in 360. This invention uses only the sunlight during the daytime and creates the same intensity as a 55 watt light bulb. With the correct installation and materials a solar bottle can last up to 5 years without bills for the families and cero carbon emissions.
This project has already launched in Mexico last April 2013 in Chihuahua. We are focused on reaching a 5 year plan with the aim to install 365 bottles per year, traducing it to our objective “One bottle per day” with an appr