“Revolutionary” football creates energy

The world’s favourite sport can now help charge electronic devices, thanks to a “revolutionary” football which is able to produce and store electricity whilst it is being kicked around. The initiative, started by five Harvard students, could provide a power solution for developing countries. Dubbed the ‘Soccket’, the ball is capable of producing enough energy […]

Is Football the Next Wave of Renewable Energy?

Five Harvard students have created a concept football that is able to produce and store electricity whilst it is being played with. Dubbed the ‘Soccket’, this revolutionary ball is capable of producing enough energy to power a light for around three hours, from being kicked around for just thirty minutes. Using an induction coil fitted […]