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Thermoelectric Galoshes Charge Your Cellphone With Every Step!

Posted By Jasmin Malik Chua On June 7, 2010 @ 1:45 pm In Accessories and Fashion,Kinetic Energy,Renewable Energy | No Comments

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These Wellington boots give us a charge—and we mean the electrical kind! Developed by U.K. telecommunications company Orange [1] and the renewable-energy experts at Gotwind [2], Power Wellies [3] convert heat from your feet into juice for your cellphone. The high-tech galoshes made their debut today at the Glastonbury Festival [4] in England, where plenty of hot-steppers were on hand to witness the boots’ phone-charging moves.

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[1] Orange: http://www.orange.co.uk/

[2] Gotwind: http://www.gotwind.org

[3] Power Wellies: http://www.ecouterre.com/18505/thermoelectric-galoshes-charge-your-cellphone-using-heat-from-your-feet/

[4] Glastonbury Festival: http://www.glastonburyfestivals.co.uk/

[5] READ MORE >: http://www.ecouterre.com/18505/thermoelectric-galoshes-charge-your-cellphone-using-heat-from-your-feet

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