connected to the sun
Natural light with fiber optics
LIVE WITH NATURAL LIGHT
Sunlight is captured
on the outside of the
building, and directed
inside your home.
� A vibrant atmosphere: Embrace the variations of natural light on objects and furniture and see their real colours and shapes under natural light.
� Comfort and Health:
Diffuse a soft and pleasant light, with all the benefits of daylight
(visual comfort, well-being, peaceful sleep).
� Maximise spaces:
Bring life into every room, even those without access to daylight (basements, north-facing rooms).
� Clean and sustainable energy:
Make the most of a natural and abundant supply of sunlight, and reduce electricity usage. � 1,600 hours of sunshine a year in Paris, 2,800 in Marseille*...
� With clear skies, ECHY home can diffuse the equivalent of 15 lightbulbs.**
*source Météo France **equivalent to 40W lightbulbs of 500 lumen with 5m length of fiber optic cable
CAPTURE NATURAL SUNLIGHT
A “Made in France” technology and design
� Collecting sunlight using a concentration module
fixed onto a solar tracker which follows the
sun throughout the day.
� Transporting sunlight to the luminaires
using fiber optics.
ECHY home lights up to 3 luminaires.
Aerio, a refined luminaire, is now available in 2 versions:
� 100% natural version without electricity.
� Hybrid version with integrated LED technology, which automatically takes over in times of bad
Aerio can be fitted as a suspended luminaire, on the ceiling, on the wall or as a wall
lamp. Many colours and sizes are available.
Connected to the sun
Step 1 : You choose which rooms you wish to light up.
Step 2 : You choose the positioning of the tracker, making sure it isn’t in the shade.
Step 3 : You measure the distance between the tracker and the furthest point of ligh
Length of fiber
Total power (lm*)
Equivalent to 40W light bulbs
*for a direct sunshine of 100,000 lux
Positioning the tracker (exposed to the sun)
1 � Terrace or roof terrace:
2 � Garden:
3 � Façade:
Collector mounted on a 1mX1m cross,
pegged on to concrete slabe.
Collector mounted on a steel
support, buried 20cm deep.
Collector mounted on to a steel frame
placed on the wall. Preliminary analysis
of the wall stability and resistance is
To be installed by a professional (roofer, mason or electrician)
Installation in one day with instructions and videos.
Maintenance and Warranty
Cleaning and lubricating tracker to perform each year.
2-year guarantee (possible extension to 10 years with subscription to
the service contract).
The device consists of a solar tracker, 10 Fresnel lenses and 10
fiber optics (assembled in bundles).
At least 3 fiber optics per luminaire,
for a maximum of 3 powered luminaires.
Drilling diameter: 40mm max.
Materials resistant to winds of 140km / h.
Total Height 1.35m -Total Width 1.5m - Total weight 70kg.
No thermal restriction and no risk of interference.
Non-extensible fiber optics – use a margin of safety upfront
when defining total cable length
Recyclable materials, long life (over 30 years).
The tracker is supplied with 220V for an annual consumption of 4kWh.
Paris: +33(0)126.96.36.199.06 / Aix en Provence: +33(0)188.8.131.52.63
general terms and conditions on www.echy.fr
Design, production & photos: ECHY - Items may differ from photographs
ECHY - A French SAS with a share capital of 82.116 € - 788957660 RCS Meaux
23 rue Alfred Nobel, 77420 Champs-sur-Marne, France