Please show me what percentage (or any non-modeled number) of that rise is due to human activity. Now, we can talk about solutions.
If they replaced it with a standard lead acid it would have been flying already.
Few large airplanes use lead-acid batteries anymore. NiCad is pretty standard for anything larger than a Cessna 210.
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