ChotuKool: Re-imagining refrigeration for energy dark rural India
A product innovation that delivers pride of ownership to the most discerning yet stays affordable to those who need it most. Designing a cooler with thermoelectric technology brought the benefits of refrigeration to an electicty-dark rural India. At the same time, material and process exploration created a new product construction - bringing customisable, co-created mobile cooling for urban youth. Design delivered not just technology innovation, but aspiration and pride of ownership.
design, Engineering, Ideation Concept Development, Industrial Design, Innovation, Model Making, Prototyping, Research & Strategy