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Aiming For 'Wild and Crazy' Energy Ideas

Friday, June 28, 2013

The Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy, or ARPA-E, backs energy technologies that are too risky for investors, but offer a potentially huge payoff โ€” if they work. The agency has gambled on flywheels, compressed air energy storage, lithium-air batteries, even wind-energy kites.

Source: NPR

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