HELIO is in the news! Our design for HELIO was featured in the various media outlets, check them out here!
45 Gifts to Give Outdoor Enthusiasts This Spring
By Alayna Pehrson | March 7, 2019 | Best Company
Ideal for camping, hiking and off-grid travel adventures, HELIO by Y Studios is the most efficient, innovative, and beautifully designed solar-powered battery pack that doubles as a brilliant outdoor light source: it’s an all-in-one solar lantern, flashlight, and power bank that can produce up to 700 hours of light — and power any smart device — from a one hour solar charge. It’s uniquely designed with a ground-breaking solar panel that captures energy from absolutely any angle (you can even hang it from twigs so you can BBQ in the dark). HELIO by Y Studios donates all 100% profits to bring solar power and light to underserved communities in need around the world.
Company: Y Studios
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Y Studios and Makers4Good launch HELIO to brighten communities around the world
By Egotist | August 1, 2018 | SF Egotist
SF-based design firm Y Studios teamed-up with Bay Area non-profit Makers4Good to help brighten underserved communities with HELIO—a solar-powered battery pack that doubles as a brilliant outdoor light source. Y Studios and Makers4Good are donating all profits from each HELIO purchase to provide light and power to those in need.
How to go green with technology on Earth Day
By Teena Maddox | April 20, 2018 | TechRepublic
HELIO by Y Studios is a solar-powered battery pack that doubles as an outdoor light source: it's an all-in-one solar lantern, flashlight and power bank. And it looks pretty unique, too.
Tech Trends: Earth Day
By Donna Bozzo | April 21, 2018 | NBC Chicago
In light of Earth Day Sunday, Chicago NBC 5's Art Norman speaks to lifestyle expert Donna Bozzo on various ways to reuse and reduce.
This is the big daddy of all travel gift guides
By Lois Alter Mark | June 4, 2018 | USA Today 10 Best
Camping is transformed into glamping with HELIO by Y Studios, an all-in-one solar lantern, flashlight and power bank providing many of the comforts of home.
HELIO can produce up to 700 hours of light and also power any smart device from just a one-hour solar charge. Best of all, 100% of profits go to bringing solar power and light to underserved communities around the world. Designed by Y Studios, it truly meets the company’s criteria of being useful, beautiful and meaningful.
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