Micro-turbines could revolutionize small-scale energy production!

Posted: January 22, 2014 in Test Equipment
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A chief complaint about wind energy is that nobody wants to look at the turbines. A lab out of University of Texas – Arlington is revolutionizing the concept by creating windmills so tiny, ten can fit on a single grain of rice. When hundreds of these are put together, they generate enough electricity to charge a cell phone.  –

 

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Source: I Love Science

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