Dan Nocera thinks he can solve our energy crisis with an Olympic swimming pool.
MIT Professor Dan Nocera believes he can solve the world’s energy problems with an Olympic-sized pool of water. Nocera and his research team have identified a simple technique for powering the Earth inexpensively–by using the sun to split water and store energy–making the large-scale deployment of personalized solar energy possible.
To what extent do you think about the energy consumption patterns of your product, given the long-term outlook for the cost of energy? How would an invention like this change what you consider doing?