By Annie Hubbell, FGCU 360
When the pandemic began, leaders at Cape Coral-based Energy Harness Corp. were anxious to get back in the office and tackle potential solutions to fight COVID-19. So they took their expertise in lighting and applied it to a new concept that could help the community. The result is the Active Airflow UV-C Fixture, designed to eliminate airborne pathogens like COVID-19.
The new device developed in Southwest Florida and tested at Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) is helping alleviate some of that angst by cleaning germs from the air we breathe.