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Electric Innovation

John Hu

What if we didn’t have towering power lines above us and instead the electricity flowed under our feet?

Dr. Hu and his colleague Debangsu Bhattacharyya have figured out exactly how to make this reality. They've created a liquid form of electricity that can be transported from coast to coast using existing infrastructure.

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