26 Feb '16, 4pm

Moss Voltaics is a clean, green, energy-producing machine that mounts to the wall

Moss Voltaics is a clean, green, energy-producing machine that mounts to the wall

, this project is not just about having an attractive source of renewable energy in one’s home, although that is certainly a possible application. She has bigger ideas about how such a system could be used, hoping that the concept might be scaled up for use on an urban scale . She used moss for her prototype, but acknowledges that other types of plant life or algae can also be used. Because moss is already found in urban environments – in sidewalk cracks and on rooftops and walls – it seems like the perfect medium for a plant-based energy production system.

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