Friday, August 18th, 2017

‘Synthetic’ Leaves: The Energy Plants of the Future? (Kavli Roundtable)

'Synthetic' Leaves: The Energy Plants of the Future? (Kavli Roundtable)Alan Brown, writer and blogger for The Kavli Foundation contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights. People could store it this form of solar energy in cars' fuel tanks, distribute it through pipelines, and buy it in gas stations. Green plants and some bacteria basically do this every day, through photosynthesis, turning water and carbon dioxide into sugar.


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