methanol

Sony Retro-Looking Fuel Cell Battery Is a Speaker Is a Charger

Sony Retro-Looking Fuel Cell Battery Is a Speaker Is a Charger

Sony’s new concepts for fuel cell batteries come in some interesting flavours, like these speakers-with 70s transistor radio look-that can recharge your phone or multimedia player. Or the fuel-powered, completely-wireless, coffee maker-looking home theatre speaker.

Methanol Fuel Cells to Power Military Laptops

Methanol Fuel Cells to Power Military Laptops

Under military funding, a Califorinia company named Ultracell has developed a 25W methanol fuel cell system capable of running a rugged laptop for 8 hours at a time. Using 250cc canisters of methanol (about the weight of a can of Coke), the system can convert the methanol to hydrogen and…