Little Ireland is a local hub keeping residents informed of occurrences in and around the town with in-depth coverage. News, history, photos, and lots more. If you want to read news about, cleator moor health centre, cleator moor celtic, cleator moor post office, cleator moor activity centre, cleator moor library, cleator moor taxis, cleator moor chemist, cleator moor dentist, cleator moor weather, cleator moor abc, cleator moor age uk, cleator moor autobodies, cleator moor accommodation, cleator moor astroturf, cleator moor army cadets, cleator moor attack ,cleator moor activity centre whitehaven ,cleator moor bowls centre , cleator moor bike shop, cleator moor brass band, cleator moor boxing club, cleator moor brewery, cleator moor businesses, cleator moor bus times, cleator moor bowling green, cleator moor business centre, b&b cleator moor, cleator moor council, cleator moor credit union, cleator moor crash, cleator moor chattanooga, cleator moor celtic twitter, cleator moor , umbria, c & e builders cleator moor, c and c taxis cleator moor, cleator moor doctors, cleator moor dental clinic, cleator moor dental centre, then you have come to the right place!


What's more, Little Ireland also covers cleator moor dentist, cleator moor dog kennels, j d autos cleator moor, cleator moor emergency dentist, cleator moor events, cleator moor england, cleator moor emeralds, cleator moor to egremont bus times, cleator moor to egremont, cleator moor industrial estate, cleator moor to ennerdale bridge, cleator moor cumberland england, cleator moor fellview, cleator moor fc, cleator moor flower shop, cleator moor football club, cleator moor fitness centre, cleator moor facebook, cleator moor florists, cleator moor funeral directors, cleator moor fitness classes, cleator moor for sale, cleator moor garage, cleator moor gp, cleator moor gun shop, cleator moor google maps, cleator moor grotto, cleator moor gun club, cleator moor gbh, cleator moor celtic ground, cleator moor history, cleator moor houses for sale, cleator moor hotels, cleator moor health centre birks road, cleator moor health centre pharmacy, cleator moor hairdressers, cleator moor health centre prescriptions, cleator moor indoor bowling club.


If that doesn't whet your appetite, then what about the following from Little Ireland? cleator moor indian, cleator moor irish, cleator moor iron ore mines, cleator moor indian takeaway, cleator moor walk in centre, cleator moor jobs, cleator moor celtic juniors, cleator moor man, cleator moor murders, cleator moor mines, cleator moor methodist church, cleator moor medical centre, cleator moor masonic hall, cleator moor man found dead, cleator moor masonic centre, cleator moor market ,cleator moor news ,cleator moor new houses ,cleator moor nursery school, cleator moor revealed, cleator moor rightmove, cleator moor restaurants, cleator moor road closure, cleator moor rugby club, cleator moor recycling, cleator moor railway, cleator moor roll of honour, cleator moor surgery, cleator moor shops, cleator moor school, cleator moor sports centre, cleator moor sports field, cleator moor swimming pool, cleator moor spiritual church, cleator moor surgery birks road, cleator moor takeaway, cleator moor to whitehaven, cleator moor travis perkins, cleator moor town councillors, cleator moor credit union opening times.

[/fa-sliders-h/ LATEST STORIES]_$type=slider$m=0$ct=0$cm=0$c=8$va=0$b=show$a=0$i=show$show=home

Diamonds maybe are forever

SHARE:

Scientists at the UK Atomic Energy Authority are working with academics at the University of Bristol on world-leading technology in order to make diamond batteries, which could provide decades or thousands of years’ worth of energy without a recharge.

Items such as computer chips, smoke alarms, pacemakers, or small satellites could all be operated by such a device.

Tritium scientists at UKAEA’s Hydrogen-3 Advanced Technology facility (H3AT) are at the early stages of establishing a pilot project which could see them eventually become partners in establishing a production line for the diamond batteries.

The battery would be powered by small amounts of graphite from former nuclear reactors – presenting the opportunity to recycle both carbon-14 and tritium into micro-power diamond devices.

Each battery would be very small. Estimates suggest 50kg of carbon-14 would be sufficient for millions of units.

Professor Tom Scott from the University of Bristol initially helped to develop the technology utilising the electrical properties of diamond to produce diamond batteries. The devices operate in a similar way to the photovoltaics used in solar panels (where the conversion of light into electricity occurs) but these devices will harness fast electrons from within the diamond structure rather than using particles of light (photons).

The first small diodes producing power from carbon-14 beta particles have already been demonstrated on a small scale at the University of Bristol.

Scientists at Bristol have been working with UKAEA to trial the placing of deuterium into this diamond structure. Following analysis, they will then attempt the same with tritium.

H3AT tritium engineer Anthony Hollingsworth said: “The fast electrons emitted by the tritium and carbon-14 do not go through the outer layer of the battery. These diamonds are extremely tough – in addition the radioactive part is coated in a non-radioactive diamond layer.”

Professor Scott added: “Bristol are working with Culham to form a spin-out company and set up a pilot run of making these devices. We would look at producing 10,000 or 20,000 devices a year, but ultimately want to be producing millions of devices annually.

“It’s an extremely exciting project – we are aiming to be world leaders in diamond batteries.”

$show=404

Alternatively, please browse these items:

[/fa-rss/ LATEST STORIES FROM LITTLE IRELAND]_$type=three$author=hide$cm=0$ct=0$va=0$hide=home

[/fa-arrow-alt-circle-down/ READ ALL ABOUT IT:]_$type=one$m=0$c=1$cm=0$l=0$va=0$hide=home$sr=random

$hide=home-404-page

$type=three$m=0$l=0$c=6$cm=0$hide=home$source=random

Name

Book,1,Cleator Moor History,43,Cleator Moor News,104,Copeland Borough Council,83,Cumbria News,1298,News,1846,Photography,19,Photos For Sale,9,Photos Of Cleator Moor,8,Photos of Cumbria,11,UK News,221,Walking Routes,3,West Cumbria News,239,Your MP,46,
ltr
item
Cleator Moor | Cumbria: Little Ireland: Diamonds maybe are forever
Diamonds maybe are forever
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-uO9Beugv34g/XnOAb_AEDjI/AAAAAAAAYbw/LqkBIjQJaPAnfwJpyYxZEwzexwTyqTnLgCLcBGAsYHQ/s1600/1584627826853666-0.png
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-uO9Beugv34g/XnOAb_AEDjI/AAAAAAAAYbw/LqkBIjQJaPAnfwJpyYxZEwzexwTyqTnLgCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/1584627826853666-0.png
Cleator Moor | Cumbria: Little Ireland
https://www.littleireland.co.uk/2020/03/diamonds-maybe-are-forever.html
https://www.littleireland.co.uk/
https://www.littleireland.co.uk/
https://www.littleireland.co.uk/2020/03/diamonds-maybe-are-forever.html
true
4367044361856627147
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All SUGGESTED READING LITTLE IRELAND ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share to a social network STEP 2: Click the link on your social network Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy Table of Content