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09-06-2009, 08:48 AM #1
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Making energy with speed bumps
Can a fast food drive-thru lane actually provide clean green electricity?
A company called New Energy Technologies is betting on it.
The firm has developed a prototype device it’s now testing at a Burger King in Hillside, New Jersey.
Click here for a VIDEO report from FOX News Channel's Rick Leventhal
The “Motion Power Energy Harvester” is designed to capture kinetic energy from vehicles that would otherwise be lost when drivers hit the brakes to pick up their Whoppers.
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