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A new nontoxic way to generate portable power | KurzweilAI

A new nontoxic way to generate portable power | KurzweilAI

Here’s a new idea for a nontoxic battery: light fuel-coated carbon nanotubes on fire (like a fuse) to generate electricity.

Sounds crazy but it works, according to inventor Michael Strano, the Carbon P. Dubbs Professor in Chemical Engineering at MIT. Plus it avoids toxic materials such as lithium, which can be difficult to dispose of and that have limited global supplies),…

Source: A new nontoxic way to generate portable power | KurzweilAI