DCA receive silver prize at the 2015 Braun Prize award
Published on: 1st October 2015
“A fuse could be considered a maligned object, something not usually considered a design object, but this idea both elevates its aesthetic value and empowers consumers to make changes in their life, which is the way the world is moving. The combination of hardware and software comes together very well here, to create one user experience. The concept is well thought through, from the easy installation of the unit, to the low energy E-ink display, to the app showing consumers how much energy they consumer. The jury also praised the lighting failure state feature, which enables consumers to find the fuse box in the dark when there is a power failure”.