Teenagers in Africa Create Electricity Generator That Runs on Urine
Believe it or not, electricity is one of the most abundant resources on the planet, the only thing that is difficult is finding ways to tap into this energy safely.
Many inventors and scientists since Nikola Tesla have discovered ways to solve this problem effectively, but due to the radical change that this would bring to the social structure, these technologies have always been suppressed.
In Africa where central power grids are few and far in between, generators are an everyday part of life.
Just recently 4 teenage girls created one of the most cost effective generators that you could possibility think of in terms of fuel, because it’s fuel source, human urine, is widely abundant.
The urine powered generator made its debut at Maker Faire Africa in Lagos, Nigeria, this week. According to the Maker Faire Africa website, this is how the generator works: