posted on Jul, 24 2010 @ 06:25 AM
I found this on stumble upon. We should send all these to clean all the oil BP has spilled into our oceans. This is really incredible. I'm surprised
the MSM or anyone else has wanted to use a device like this. What are your thoughts on this guys?
As part of the upcoming Aqua Metropolis festival in Osaka, engineering firm NTT Facilities has developed a pair of solar-powered, UFO-shaped floating
water purifiers that will be deployed in the city’s canals and in the moat at Osaka Castle.
The disc-shaped machines — called “Solar UFOs” — weigh about 3.4 tons each and measure 1.6 meters (5 ft) tall and 5 meters (16 ft) across.
During the day, an array of solar panels power the machine’s filtration system, which pumps fresh oxygen into the water while removing impurities.
At night, a 1.3-kilowatt solar battery provides juice to the LED lamps lining the edges of the floating craft.
The machines, which can purify about 9,000 liters (2,400 gallons) of water per day, spray the clean water out through a nozzle on top, like a
fountain. In addition to keeping the surface clean of bird droppings and grime, the water spray keeps the solar panels cool, helping to maintain a
high output efficiency.
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