20 Apr '11, 4pm

alternative energy: mixing entropy battery creates power from ...: Will we continue to fund new, renewable energ...

alternative energy: mixing entropy battery creates power from ...: Will we continue to fund new, renewable energ...

Will we continue to fund new, renewable energy research as President Obama suggests , or take a step back and de-fund alternative energy research under the guise of deficit reduction as Congressional Republicans propose ? With gas prices threatening to hit $5 a gallon, the decision appears to be an obvious no-brainer (although brains seem to be a commodity in short supply in Washington). Current U.S. Department of Energy grants have already resulted in some groundbreaking energy solutions. One such clean, renewable energy technology may lay right in our rivers’ estuaries. Scientists at Stanford University are reporting the development of a new battery – a so-called “mixing entropy battery” – that extracts and stores energy produced from the difference in saltiness literally at the point where freshwater in rivers flows into oceans. A report on the battery, which could ...

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