Stinkpads to run on methane

By Nick Farrell: Tuesday 12 April 2005, 07:31

FOR ELEVEN YEARS now we have dubbed Big Blue’s notebooks ‘Think Pads’ Stinkpads.

As usual, all stories come true in the end because now it seems IBM and Sanyo have decided to run the Stinkpads on a methane fuel system, sans sulphur.

The pair have issued a statement saying they think that a micro direct methanol fuel-cell system could supply up to eight hours of power per cartridge.

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