M2E Developing Kinetic Cellphone Charger That is Up to 700 Percent…

This isn't the first time we have seen a cellphone charger that is powered by kinetic energy » 8/19/08 9:00pm 8/19/08 9:00pm, but the difference is that M2E is working on a charger that can produce 300 to 700% more juice than current technologies. They hope this will translate into a full-on replacement for cellphone batteries somewhere down the…

Dragon Power Station Harnesses Kinetic Energy From Passing Vehicles to …

Terry Kenney's Dragon Power Station prototype works by harnessing the kinetic energy of trucks passing over plates buried in the road and turning that energy into electricity. The system he's got set up now in the Port of Oakland, with 2,500 trucks passing over it in a day, is enough to power 1,750 homes. It's a very… » 5/01/08 2:00pm 5/01/08 2:00pm