Fabric_MEG_2 (IMAGE) National University of Singapore Caption The new moisture-driven electricity generation (MEG) device invented by researchers from the National University of Singapore capitalises on the difference in moisture content of the wet and dry regions of the carbon-coated fabric to create an electric current. Sea salt is used as a moisture absorbent for the wet region. Credit National University of Singapore Usage Restrictions No Restriction License Original content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.