During WW I chlorine was used as WMD. Bromine is similar. Nobody has buckets of clorine at home, what they have is some hypochlorite salts which, when dissolved, oxidize organics in water and slo-o-owly release minimal amounts of chlorine. The flow batteries discussed here are supposed to use elemental bromine. If it leaks in your house, you have to call hazmat team. I mean, your neighbors will have to call, because you will be either dead or very busy coughing up what is left of your lungs.
Right. Buckets of liquid bromine in a gizmo at home, what could possibly gone wrong?
Remember, it is controlled by a button, not a lever or valve. Buttons are electronic!
Back in the 80s my work was related to power generation. So I know that the local power grid had its own communication network, there was no internet in the area at the time. Worked just fine for them.
Duh, with this remote thingy you will need to trust BOTH!
170 hp is about 130 kW, driving at 50% throttle is 65 kW. 22 kWh translates into 20 minutes of fun then
Even at 1/4 throttle it is 40 minutes. Can drive 100 miles in 40 minutes?
Hey, sexy mama... Wanna kill all humans?
So they discovered that the first law of thermodynamics is not working anymore? Perpetuum mobile is the next step!
So now we can play first-person shooters by pointing a finger an yelling "Pew-pew-pew"?
Excatly. And heat IS light. Infrared light. And its been treated like that (lenses, mirrors, etc.) for decades, in IR spectroscopy for example
Herding schools of bubble-bots
With blackjack and hookers?
Yeah, the part about dangers of ammonium hydroxide is hilarious - reminds me of the most dangerous chemical dihydrogen monoxide and its abuse by evil corporations.
We need an icon for smug wanker!