convert human fat into electricity with this bike.

12 Volt Power station converts human fat into electricity

12 Volt Power station converts human fat into electricity

At Humboldt State University in Arcata California the Campus Center for Appropriate Technology has invented an electric power station that uses a standard exercise bicycle driving an automobile alternator.  A belt wraps around the wheel and the alternator. The electricity is stored in a standard auto battery for use later. more info at:

http://www.humboldt.edu/~ccat/

http://www.appropedia.org/Pedal_power_howto

The Pedal Power howto link above gives detailed construction instructions for building your own… including details of an inverter to power 110 v AC devices…

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2 Responses to “convert human fat into electricity with this bike.”

  1. Apesborbfes Says:

    Neat info: Will come back soon:)

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