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35 Innovative Batteries

From Nuclear Batteries to Those Powered by Pee

— July 31, 2010 — Eco
Take a look around Trend Hunter and you'll see that there's no lack of innovation or imagination, so it shouldn't be a shock to find that there are dozens of innovative batteries in the mix.

Charge through this list and you'll find batteries that get power from sugar, light, air, and even pee. There are paper and ink batteries, bacteria batteries and nuclear batteries. Innovative batteries are everywhere!

Implications - Batteries have the potential to exponentially increase the viability of alternate energy by storing power produced during peak production for use at a later time. The smaller, cheaper, more lightweight a battery can be made, the more potential it has for use in everything from electric vehicles to home power generation.
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Enhanced Eco Batteries
Enhanced Eco Batteries
Rechargable ReVolt Zinc-Air Batteries May Increase EV Range
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World Bettering Batteries
World Bettering Batteries
Salt and Paper Deliver Revolutionarily Cheap Electricity
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Long-Lasting Batteries
Long-Lasting Batteries
Apple Battery Charger Allows Batteries to Last Up to 10 Years
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Penny-Sized Power
Penny-Sized Power
Wee Nuclear Batteries that Pack a Powerful Punch
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Kaleidoscopic Batteries
Kaleidoscopic Batteries
Flashy Volta Rainbow Batteries Make Powering Objects a Colorful Task
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Paper and Ink Batteries
Paper and Ink Batteries
Supercapacitors Use Carbon Nanotube Tech & Simple Materials
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Reversible Water-Repellent Batteries
Reversible Water-Repellent Batteries
Nanonails
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Atmospheric Batteries
Atmospheric Batteries
RCA Airenergy Releases Laptop Power Through Wi-Fi Signals
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Neighborhood Batteries
Neighborhood Batteries
Community Energy Storage Comes to Ohio and Detroit
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Paper-Thin, Flexible Battery
Paper-Thin, Flexible Battery
Charging Mobiles In Your Pants Could Soon Be Possible
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25
Yo-Yo Diet Batteries
Yo-Yo Diet Batteries
The 'Hungry Batteries' Will Shrink When They Lose Power
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Portable Battery Charges Cell Phones
Portable Battery Charges Cell Phones
eGO Emergency Battery
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Air-Powered Batteries
Air-Powered Batteries
'STAIR' Technology Ushers in a New Era in Alternative Energy
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Sugar-Powered Battery Could Run your Ipod
Sugar-Powered Battery Could Run your Ipod
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Squishy Batteries
Squishy Batteries
THe AtoD Rechargeable is an Easy One-Size-Fits-All Battery
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Sleek iPhone Battery Packs
Sleek iPhone Battery Packs
The 'Juice Pack 3G' is Apple-Approved
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Flexible And See-Through Battery
Flexible And See-Through Battery
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Viruses Engineered to Make Batteries
Viruses Engineered to Make Batteries
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Sugar Powered Bio-Battery
Sugar Powered Bio-Battery
Sony's Eco-Friendly Power Source
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Wealth-Inducing Batteries
Wealth-Inducing Batteries
Bolivian Lithium May Make the Country Rich
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16 Year Old Produces Electricity from Magnetic Bacteria
16 Year Old Produces Electricity from Magnetic Bacteria
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14
Finger-Powered Batteries
Finger-Powered Batteries
The 'Swing Your Energy Charger' is an Easy Way to Juice Up Your Mobile
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Nuclear Batteries
Nuclear Batteries
Hyperion Hydride Reactor
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Pee Powered Battery
Pee Powered Battery
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Urine-Powered Batteries
Urine-Powered Batteries
Aqua Power Survival Batteries
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10
USB Rechargeable Batteries
USB Rechargeable Batteries
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9
Sodium Battery Technology
Sodium Battery Technology
New Proprietary Ceramic Material for Deep-Cycle Sodium Batteries
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Super Batteries
Super Batteries
666 Day Charge on I-Coloured Mobile ZJ268
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7
Megawatt Yacht Batteries
Megawatt Yacht Batteries
Smart-Grid Technology for Eco-Extravagance
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Self-Recharging Batteries
Self-Recharging Batteries
Mint Energy Charges Itself With a Swift Shake
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Blood-Fueled Batteries
Blood-Fueled Batteries
Bio-Implants Powered by Vampire Cells
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4
Luxury Sailboat Batteries
Luxury Sailboat Batteries
Hybrid-Electric Boats Get Charge from Power Storage Deal
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3
Urine-Powered Batteries
Urine-Powered Batteries
The Metalcell Portable Battery Needs Pee to Function
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2
Solar Batteries
Solar Batteries
SunCat C-cell Batteries by Knut Karlsen Nix Need For Power Outlets Altogether
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Self-Charging Batteries
Self-Charging Batteries
IF-Battery Features Built-In Charger
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