Gallery: Soccket: Amazing Energy-Generating Soccer Ball Launches on Kic...

 
The kinetic energy-generating Soccket soccer ball produces power from play - and it's set to bring energy to off-grid locations around the world! After a year of building prototypes and conducting pilot programs, Uncharted Play just launched the energy-harnessing soccer ball with a fresh new design and a Kickstarter campaign. Developed by a group of Harvard alumni, the Soccket ball can generate three hours of electrical power from just 30 minutes of soccer play, and it offers an eco-friendly alternative to unsafe and unreliable energy sources often used in poor communities around the world.

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  1. Mathieu March 4, 2013 at 10:14 pm

    haha this project is so stupid… Kids play soccer together and then only one of them can *bring light home ?

    Please give those kids a small solar lamp, that will be cheaper, much more efficient and they will have nothing to do to get their light working at night (like that one http://wearethemarket.com/wp-content/uploads//2012/08/olafur-eliasson-little-sun-London.jpg).

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