26 Jun '14, 10am

This Organic, Cheap, Rechargeable Battery Could Change the Future of Renewable Energy

The design works on the same philosophy as a fuel cell and the tanks that hold the electroactive materials can be made as large as needed, and energy can be released slowly or quickly, depending on what is needed. And because the electroactive materials dissolve in water, there is no need for chemicals, making each battery cheaper and better for the environment. Scientists also expect to be able to make the compounds using carbon dioxide in the future, as opposed to the quinones used now, making them even more

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