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Just imagine the world after 20 years!

These can successfully transmit electricity through a 10 centimeter-thick concrete block. During a demonstration in Yokohama, Japan, the team sent between 50 and 60 watts of power through a pair of concrete blocks to two tires, which then juiced up a light bulb (you can see the rig just above). The project is called EVER (Electric Vehicle on Electrified Roadway), and could someday be used to keep cars moving along a highway without any need to pull over for a recharge, thanks to a constant stream of electricity coming from below the road. There are some serious obstacles to overcome before EVER can get some wheels turning — namely, a need to pump nearly 100 times the current maximum load through concrete that’s twice as thick as what they’ve managed today, not to mention improving undisclosed efficiency levels.

Source: Yokohama institute of tech.

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Comments on: "Transmitting electricity through 4-inch concrete block and could power cars on roads!" (2)

  1. this is a rare possibility for India as per my understanding !

    • Yeah it is!
      Hm..these politicians are soo involved in corruptions and all..!
      I think Narendra Modi is the right guy for leading the country!
      What do you think, share your views with me..:)

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