sugar battery an order of magnitude better then lithium.

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jgarry
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sugar battery an order of magnitude better then lithium.

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http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/1751 ... on-enzymes

Probably not a new type of battery, but possibly a new fuel with about the same energy density as gasoline?

hanelyp
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Re: sugar battery an order of magnitude better then lithium.

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Technically a fuel cell. Apparently a new catalyst making effective use of an easily available and non-toxic fuel.
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We must stop this evil, the price of sodas will skyrocket!
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"Courage is not just a virtue, but the form of every virtue at the testing point." C. S. Lewis

jgarry
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Sugar becomes gasoline. Can a Cubs world series victory and the triumph of evil be far away?

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First they used our corn to make ethanol/gasoline,
Now they are going to take our remaining corn syrup to make electricity.

Its a conspiracy against popcorn I tell ya. :D
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zapkitty
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Aero wrote: Its a conspiracy against popcorn I tell ya. :D
... *grumble* since BLP's "demo" turned out to be such a nothingburger there's more than enough popcorn left over in my portfolio to cover any global shortages...

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