Electric cars became popular at the moment. The most crucial problem in the current electric cars is the power source to power the car to continue moving forward. In this case of course the battery in the car as the primary power source. Car battery cruising in accordance with capacities that in the Arm on the car is concerned, generally ranging from 100-400 km on a full charge.
Problems arise when the lack of popularity of the electric car, resulting in less inequality point to recharge electric car batteries, especially for developing countries, such as Indonesia. Well this time, which is one of the leading tire manufacturers in the world, tried to innovate by creating tires that can function as an electric car battery chargers.
The technology used is the mengkorversikan heat generated when the tires wear running or when the car is driven. The heat generated from the friction between the outer layers of the tire with asphalt or impassable highway, which is then converted into electrical energy to recharge the battery. In addition kinetic energy generated from the rotation of the tire is also converted into electrical energy by anyway. [Read more…]