Quantum Electron Devices Could Bring Down Cost of Solar Power

Electronics pioneer Steve Molyneux has unveiled a new design that could help reduce the cost of solar power by as much as 30 percent.The new device, which he has dubbed the Electronium, combines a highly efficient semiconductor with a lithium-ion battery that has the ability to store a huge amount of energy.The battery can last […]

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How to make your own magnesium oxide battery

An inexpensive battery can be made from magnesium oxide, according to researchers.A magnesium oxide electrode (image from Wikipedia)A magnesium oxide cathode (image, left) and an electrode with two carbon atoms (image right) are shown on a lithium ion battery.The researchers at Stanford University and the University of California, San Diego, created an electrode made from […]

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