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This project was designed for Casabella to mark their 25th year in business. The scope was to design and prototype a concept robotic cleaner that showcases the vision of the company into the next 25 years. The prototype was unveiled at the 2013 International Housewares Show in Chicago.
The robot uses microbial electrolysis as a power plant, which is a proven technology that transforms bacteria into energy. The idea is that the robot constantly regenerated power from the food and dirt is cleans.