Best of Year 2009 Winner: Big Ass Fans, Isis
Best of Year -- Interior Design, 12/1/2009 12:00:00 AM
Best of Year Winner, Eco Products: Big Ass Fans® — Isis™
The silent, commercial-grade Isis™ by Big Ass Fans® (8-10 ft. diameter), conserves energy by reducing the dependence on heating and cooling systems in commercial spaces. In fact, just one 8-ft diameter Isis moves more air than NINE 52" ceiling fans combined at 1/3 of the operating cost.
Best of Year Merit Awards, Eco Products
FORMS+SURFACES — Bike Garden™ Bike Rack
Bike Garden™ offers an innovative solution for secure bike parking. Varied-height “stems” provide multiple locking points for bike frames and wheels. Stems can be purchased in pre-configured layouts or individually to accommodate almost any setting. Made of corrosion-resistant stainless steel, fully recyclable metal components have up to 76% recycled content.
IceStone LLC — IceStone Refined
In 2009, IceStone introduced its new Refined Line collection of nine colors. IceStone is a mission-driven manufacturing company in Brooklyn and produces high performance concrete slabs from 100% recycled glass and cement. It is the only durable surface in the world that is Cradle to Cradle Gold certified.
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc. — Maestro Dimmer with Occupancy Sensor
Lutron's Maestro Dimmer with Occupancy Sensor saves energy by automatically turning off the lights when the room is vacant. The sleek, unobtrusive sensor adds functionality without sacrificing style and XCT ™ Technology detects even the finest motions to ensure the lights remain on when the room is occupied.