piclist 2008\08\04\125328a >
Thread: Solar energy news from MIT
face BY : piclistEraseME@KILLspamian.org

On Sun, 3 Aug 2008, Apptech wrote:
> Storage is being addressed extensively and intensively as
> per other recent posts.
> US energy department Hydrogen "storage in a solid" targets
> were 6.5% by mass.

Still not good enough for a car.. but what this is really going to do is
make solar and wind much more viable.

If you can cover your roof with solar, and have a washing machine sized
box in your basement that converts spare power in the day into hydrogen
and oxygen, then burns it later when it's needed.  Or a much larger
version for huge solar arrays that can provide power on demand at night.

Ian Smith
<Pine.LNX.4.64.0808041244200.9717@www.sportsmogul.com> 7bit

In reply to: <0e4f01c8f50f$dc227760$e701a8c0@y2k>
See also: www.piclist.com/techref/index.htm?key=solar+energy+news
Reply You must be a member of the piclist mailing list (not only a www.piclist.com member) to post to the piclist. This form requires JavaScript and a browser/email client that can handle form mailto: posts.
Subject (change) Solar energy news from MIT

month overview.

new search...