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They make so much sense for powering cars, let's use fuel cells for our USB devices.

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Rockster, Nov 19, 2014.

  1. Rockster

    Rockster Active Member

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    "Intelligent Energy Holdings plc (LSE: IEH), the energy technology group, today announced the UK retail launch of Upp™ – the portable power solution driven by a hydrogen fuel cell to power up USB-compatible devices."


    Company News Intelligent Energy
     
  2. stevezzzz

    stevezzzz R;SigS;P85D;SigX

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    I thought you were joking.

    Gosh, only $8-$10/week to keep a cell phone charged. Where do I sign up?
     
  3. Rockster

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    The human ability for cognitive dissonance never ceases to amaze me. If we just shove this square peg into the round hole even more forcefully, it will eventually fit.
     
  4. Johan

    Johan Took a TSLA bear test. Came back negative.

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    When is the IPO? Gotta sign up for this one :)
    Like PLUG only for home use.
     
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    Wow, anytime anywhere. Does it come with a back pack so I can take with me? It looks too big to fit in a pocket. LOL
     
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    Johan Took a TSLA bear test. Came back negative.

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    I wonder how much noise it makes when the PEM is active. I can just imagine someone talking on a phone with a high-pitched whining sound squeaking out of that thing. And what does it do with the condensation? Does it just drip on whatever is around it?

    I bet Toyota is giving these guys money :p
     
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    After it gets used up, you need to buy a replacement for 6 pounds instead of just charging it again. Wonder what kind of PSI this fuel cell is?
     
  9. Chris TX

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    It would make more sense to charge your LiON devices with some overpriced Alkaline batteries.
     
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    Wow! Like really! Wow!

    They've managed to invent the "gas station" for your Iphone. Because apparently plugging a portable recharger into an outlet to "fill it up" is too convenient.
     

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