The idea of this joint project, which was carried out by Büro ö-quadrat, was the implementation of energy efficient lighting technology in a combined approach: a pedestrian underpass in Berlin and the subway system in Mexico City. The results of the feasibility study showed that there's a high potential for saving electricity in large metropolis, in industrialized as well as in emerging and developing countries.
To improve health services for the poor in the city of Bhubaneswar, resulting in greater local socio-economic development and reduction in fuel poverty
To improve energy performance of the campus through efficient appliances, PV system and awareness raising campaigns
To demonstrate that the improvement of lighting efficiency in universities / public buildings can lead to major electricity and cost savings