Bloom Energy are producing tiny fuel cell boxes they call “Bloom Boxes.” Two small bloom boxes (each device isn’t much bigger than a standard brick) can power a U.S. home (and only one for homes in countries that use less power).
Currently, these boxes cost some $700,000-$800,000, but eventually, founder K.R. Sridhar thinks he can get the cost below $3,000 for a unit in 5 to 10 year timeframe. Watch the video below to find out more about Bloom Energy. [Read more…]