An Eco-Friendly Parking System Protects And Charges Vehicles
Aimed at creating a sustainable system for urban environment, the Turkish creative studio design, Hakan Gursu, has presented their eco-friendly parking system that protects and charges vehicles. ‘V-tent’ is a folding solar panel canopy that can be used in both personal and public parking areas. It works as a cover that protects vehicles from environmental conditions, such as sun heat or snow. The smart system prolongs the life and maintenance cycle of vehicles in the long run, besides it can also be used as a precaution for theft, structural elements of design work as barriers. The system runs on a fee-based system, a simple interface is implemented, where users can choose parking periods and make payment by card. Drivers can access the system interface remotely via smart phone applications. Band light shows availability and charge percentage with color and length.