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Sustainable photoluminescent architecture has the potential to light up the night

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Architect Eleonora Nicoletti has a rather bright idea: she's proposing the use of photoluminescent architecture that glows in the dark without electric power. These structures could be used for everything from theatrical sets to living spaces, and work by




 

 

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Architect Eleonora Nicoletti has a rather bright idea: she’s proposing the use of photoluminescent architecture that glows in the dark without electric power. These structures could be used for everything from theatrical sets to living spaces, and work by absorbing invisible ultraviolet radiation from ambient light and then re-emitting that energy as visible light once the sun sets, illuminating the nighttime world in a sustainable way. Available in a wide variety of colors and shapes, they provide visually stunning experience, and also help people save energy and money while reducing carbon dioxide emissions.

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