Shred Power

My friend Emily has been working on various small scale citizen electricity generation systems based on common materials.

Apparently this is something in the labs of Wind Energy Lighting.

Here’s an idea that might be cool.

Imagine all the energy that’s stored up in waste of different kinds.


An employee of Sony demonstrates a new bio battery, generated from the cellilose of recycle papers, powering a fan (L) at the Eco-Products exhibition in Tokyo. Japanese electronics giant Sony on Thursday revealed technology that generates electricity from shredded paper.