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November 29, 2007

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Gregor

This sounds like another good step towards an alternate energy system.

I have one question with all of these inventions. If we run out of oil, how will we make the plastics etc. that all these ideas are made with if we have no oil? Or is there some other synthetic material that can be used?

Mike

"I have one question with all of these inventions. If we run out of oil, how will we make the plastics etc. that all these ideas are made with if we have no oil?"

Please tell me you're not serious.

Gregor

No Mike I'm not serious, I always ask questions that I have the answers to....

If I was a smart as you I wouldn't have to ask any questions.

Mike

Greg

First of all, we are not going to run out of oil. It will just become more expensive and we will move to alternatives. Secondly, the amount of oil used to make plastics is a small fraction of the amount used for fuel. Finally, plastics can be made from oil produced from biomass. If your question was legitimate, then I apologize for being insulting.

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Gregor:

You read this blog... Right?!?!

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Wake up and smell the hydrocarbons.

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I remember the thin film battery breakthrough that Popular Science wrote about in the mid 90's. I marked it in my mind. They said it would lead to electric cars with much improved range. The 'idea' was given to a canadian film company (I'm not sure what type of film exactly). It then fell off the face of the earth. Now this re-emerges, and ExxonMobile's name is all over it. Did they shut down the research in the direction of cars until now? Does anyone remember the Popular Science article?

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If you look at the advantages and disadvantages listed on the Li-ion wikipedia page, it makes me wonder if this is really worth it. They are going to have to improve it *a lot*.

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Lighter car batteries would be an real advantage. This way the electric family car would be much easier to build.
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What an interesting approach, this film for batteries. What's up with it now?

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