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Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Success Stories

These success stories highlight some of the effective licensing and partnership activity between Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and industry.

1 Success Stories
CategoryTitle and AbstractCompany / LaboratoriesDate
Berkeley Lab Startup Brings Fuel Cells to the Developing World

In some parts of the developing world, people may live in homes without electricity or toilets or running water but yet they own cell phones. To charge those phones, they may have to walk for miles to reach a town charging station—and possibly even have to leave their phones overnight. Now a startup company spun off technology developed at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has created a simple, inexpensive way to provide electricity to the 2.5 billion people in the... read more