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Old 03-09-2019, 04:29 PM   #5347 (permalink)
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Another challenger for Tesla's powerpack and Don Sadoway's molten metal battery:
the all-iron flow battery.

Only uses abundant elements, should last for 25 years, and if it spills plants will grow better.
2011 Honda Insight + HID, LEDs, tiny PV panel, extra brake pad return springs, neutral wheel alignment, 44/42 PSI (air), PHEV light (inop), tightened wheel nut.
lifetime FE over 0.17 Gmeter or 0.1 Mmile.

My new favorite mineral is tinnunculite which forms when falcon poo reacts with the gases from a burning coal mine. Yeah.

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