B y Jaime Thomas
Nestled in the quiet, bucolic setting of Washington County is an inventor who’s been working on a pretty big idea.
Andrew Abolafia, who lives in the Granville area, recently finished a prototype of a static field converter. In layman’s terms, this device extracts and produces electrical energy from permanent magnets, which can then be applied just about anywhere.
“It’s a bold and out of the box attempt to solve the energy crises,” Abolafia said of his creation.
He said he [...]