News tagged with microbial fuel cells

Hugging hemes help electrons hop

( —Researchers simulating how certain bacteria run electrical current through tiny molecular wires have discovered a secret Nature uses for electron travel. The results are key to understanding how the bacteria ...

dateJan 15, 2014 in General Physics
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Microbes strip power from poo

EPSRC-funded scientists have developed a process using microbes which removes the need to use electricity to process sewage at treatment plants. The microbes can also be used to produce large quantities of valuable hydrogen ...

dateSep 17, 2013 in Energy & Green Tech
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