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INNOVATIVE RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT AWARD

2nd Place: Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland developed a simple yet effective water sterilization panel. Over the course of 5 hours, the 1 m2 lab scale pilot prototype uses solar thermal energy to filter up to 70 litres of drinking water at low costs.