DIY Toolkit Creates Electricity-Generating Sneakers

DIY Toolkit Creates Electricity-Generating Sneakers

These instructions teach people how to make insoles that will charge batteries by walking.

Tiffany Nesbit
  • 10 june 2014

There are new devices being created every day that aid in finding new sources for renewable energy, but the large majority of these products depend on wind, water, and sunlight. If we become overly reliant on these kinds of methods, we will be very lost should those three elements become scarce. In under-developed countries, this is already a large concern, so a 15-year-old Philippines-based future engineer set out to find an alternate way of generating energy.

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