World's Smallest · Portable Sized Hydropower Generator "Blue Freedom"
A hydropower generator that is lightweight, compact enough to hold with one hand, and can be easily carried is called "Blue Freedom"is. As long as there is a place where the water is flowing, it can generate electricity immediately with a little preparation, and various electronic devices become available.
The World's Smallest Hydropower Plant | Blue Freedom
You can see what Blue Freedom is like by shooting the following movie.
This is "Blue Freedom" of the hydroelectric power plant.
It is a hydraulic power generator that is small enough to hold people, with a diameter of 20 cm, a height of 5 cm, and a weight of 400 g.
Easy to use, take out the Blue Freedom from the bag etc.
Remove the power turbine ... ...
Connect with the main unit with a cable.
And put the water wheels into the flow of water OK.
It is a mechanism in which a water wheel resists running water and rotates, it is converted into energy, and electricity is generated.
Since Blue Freedom main body has 2A and 1A USB ports, you can charge it by connecting with electronic equipment with a USB cable. Also, since 5000 mAh of battery is built in, it is ant to charge Blue Freedom first.
This Blue Freedom is a cloud funding siteKickstarterWe are looking for investment in. For the target price of 100 thousand dollars (about 12 million yen), at the time of writing the article gathered about 147,000 dollars (about 18 million yen) or more from more than 810 shareholders around the world.
The planned price of Blue Freedom is 319 dollars (about 38,000 yen), and you can get the right to buy immediately at the time of release by investing more than $ 25 (about 3000 yen). Also, if you invest 239 dollars (about 28,000 yen) or more, you can get 3 units with 2 or more · 582 dollars (about 70,000 yen) if it is Blue Freedom 1 unit / 393 dollars (about 47,000 yen) or more. The shipping cost to Japan is $ 20 (about 2400 yen).
The deadline of investment is until 02:55 on Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Japan time, and the shipping time is scheduled for October 2015.
Blue Freedom | The World's Smallest Hydropower Plant by Blue Freedom LLC - Kickstarter
Regarding power generation useRiver lawWe confirmed with the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism whether there is no problem in the case of "not applicable for permission application if it is used for a short period of time not long term", so there is no problem in using in Japan.