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Potential New Source of Renewable Energy Found in Humidity


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Cal
- 174 days ago - enn.com
A new type of electrical generator uses bacterial spores to harness the untapped power of evaporating water, according to research conducted at the Wyss Institute of Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard.



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Stephen Brian (23)
Thursday February 27, 2014, 7:30 pm
It's an interesting idea, but I wonder how they plan on getting the energy-density they need for practical purposes. It might work, but there are still a lot of engineering-challenges t overcome before I start celebrating.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday February 28, 2014, 12:20 am
Noted, ty.
 

Alfred Donovan (45)
Friday February 28, 2014, 2:04 am
An interesting concept I hope they can make it work but lots more research needs to be done before it becomes a reality.
 

. (0)
Friday February 28, 2014, 3:21 am
Good news!
 

Tanya W. (45)
Friday February 28, 2014, 3:36 am
Noted Cal. Could have generated much energy where I live today!
 

Past Member (0)
Friday February 28, 2014, 5:41 am
noted, thanks
 

Betty Kelly (2)
Friday February 28, 2014, 12:00 pm
This is exciting. I hope this Humidity into energy works out. Hurry!
 
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