Zn/Cu-vegetative batteries, bioelectrical characterizations, and primary cost analyses

  title={Zn/Cu-vegetative batteries, bioelectrical characterizations, and primary cost analyses},
  author={Alexander Golberg and Haim D. Rabinowitch and Boris Rubinsky},
  journal={Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy},
Developing a cheap, sustainable, and simple to use low power electrical energy source will substantially improve the life quality of 1.6×109 people, comprising 32% of the developing non-Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development populations currently lacking access to electrical infrastructure (World Energy Outlook, 2006, http://www.worldenergyoutlook.org/2006.asp, 10 September 2009). Such a source will provide important needs as lighting, telecommunication, and information transfer… 

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