The number of e-cars registered in the Netherlands (battery + hybrid) has now passed the 200,000 mark. The number of charge points is also growing rapidly. By the end of last year you could already charge your car in more than 50,000 places. As the number of e-cars continues to grow, so does the combined storage capacity of all those batteries. This offers opportunities for storing power from solar and wind power plants whenever more energy is generated than is used. The perfect technology for this would be an inductive charging system. That entails wireless transmission of energy using magnetic fields. However, it is not yet clear what effects these electromagnetic fields have on organisms.
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