Is it Wrong to Fly? – Glad You Asked S1

This is me in China in 1996, on a trip to see where my family came from.That trip was the first time that I rode in an airplane,and the first time that I got stuck in an airport.We’ve been waiting here for 9 hours now! Air travel is one of the great privileges of living […]

Preparing for Power Outage / Lights Out Kit

Alright guys welcome back. In this video we talk a little bit about being prepared. Now recently we had a ice storm in our area and that left me and my wife without power for about four days. And that got me thinking about things that you might get together to get you through that […]

Could Ultracapacitors Realize Their Full Potential…With Laxatives?

Supercapacitors present an amazing opportunity to move away from batteries and into a world where almost instant charging is the norm. But their drawbacks mean we can’t use them widely…yet. Experiments with a new class of materials that are related to soap and laxatives (yes, laxatives) could bring us one step closer to a world […]

This Fluoride Battery Could Mean Phone Batteries That Last a Week

Lithium ion batteries changed our world by delivering us hours of energy in a small lightweight package. But ya know what, my phone battery only lasts a day and THAT’S NOT ENOUGH! I NEED MORE!!! Luckily, scientists are already on it, and have been working for decades on a new battery design that could could […]

Microgrids and the Increasing Demand for Reliable Electricity

With each innovation, our economy becomes increasingly digital and electricity is shaping the world we live in. But what if the electricity powering your business stopped? Do wait until the electric company restores power or do you fire up the dirty generator that you haven’t used since the last time you lost power? More than […]

solar akü batarya çeşitleri fiyatları . solar battery types and prices (english subtitled)

Hi I m Kerem Cilli here we are in Bas Akumulator in Kartal/İstanbul / Turkey they help us to show you different types of batteries and prices let’s start as you see there are many different brand and kind of batteries but be aware all batteries not designed for solar system ! we have to […]

Low Impact Living System: Electrical System, part 1 of 6

Behind me is the house I’ve grown up in. It is not connected to the electrical grid and my parents built it themselves. In this six part series I’ll be looking at the different systems which make the house function. The first one which I’ll be focusing on in this video is the electrical system. […]

Energy Storage Breakthroughs

Wind and solar powered generation is expanding, but one challenge we face is how to store that energy when the sun isn’t shining or the wind isn’t blowing. Here are three innovative companies searching for breakthroughs to solve this challenge. For the first time ever, renewable power is cheaper than fossil intensive fuel sources. I […]