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Applying energy harvesters to textiles

Applying energy harvesters to textiles

External Company Press Release
Industry leading companies join fast-growing EnOcean Alliance

Industry leading companies join fast-growing EnOcean Alliance

The EnOcean Alliance, a consortium of companies working to standardize and internationalize energy harvesting wireless technology for green intelligent buildings is one of the fastest growing member organizations of its kind.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 30, 2011
The first practical artificial leaf

The first practical artificial leaf

Scientists at MIT have claimed one of the milestones in the drive for sustainable energy — development of the first practical artificial leaf.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 29, 2011
Eight19 appoints first CEO

Eight19 appoints first CEO

Eight19, developer of Printed Plastic Solar Cells based on Organic Photovoltaic (OPV) technology, has announced the appointment of Simon Bransfield-Garth as Chief Executive.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 28, 2011
End user needs and case studies aired at Printed Electronics Europe

End user needs and case studies aired at Printed Electronics Europe

On April 5 the annual IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe event in Dusseldorf, Germany, will open to a range of end users discussing their needs and experiences with printed electronics - providing that vital "reality check" for those involved in the industry or for those wishing to explore their opportunities in this sector.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 23, 2011
Self-powered chips that can diagnose diseases

Self-powered chips that can diagnose diseases

A major milestone in microfluidics could soon lead to stand-alone, self-powered chips that can diagnose diseases within minutes.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 21, 2011
1 City, 100 million sensors

1 City, 100 million sensors

In the PlanIT Valley project from the Living PlanIT team there will be 100 million sensors deployed over 17 km2 - an area equivalent to Manhattan Island, New York City - to seamlessly embed and connect an entire city with Wireless Sensor Networks.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 18, 2011
Enhancement of solar harvesting glass

Enhancement of solar harvesting glass

New Energy Technologies, Inc. have announced that researchers developing the Company's SolarWindow have successfully achieved a three-fold increase in the number of solar cells layered onto glass surfaces - a significant step towards maximizing power output.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 17, 2011
BSC Computer becomes a promoter of the EnOcean Alliance

BSC Computer becomes a promoter of the EnOcean Alliance

BSC Computer GmbH has been announced as a promoter of the EnOcean Alliance.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 16, 2011
Portable wind powered mobile phone charger

Portable wind powered mobile phone charger

A concept wind-powered, portable mobile phone charger, Aero E, is a device that helps you charge your phone on windy days.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 15, 2011
Ultra low power digital memory for energy harvesting

Ultra low power digital memory for energy harvesting

University of Illinois engineers have developed a form of ultra-low-power digital memory that is faster and uses 100 times less energy than similar available memory.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 14, 2011
Solar plane contract for Newcastle University

Solar plane contract for Newcastle University

The Newcastle team has secured a major contract with the UK's QinetiQ to help create the US-based Boeing 'SolarEagle'.
External Company Press Release
Enecsys announces the cost-saving, solar PV Duo

Enecsys announces the cost-saving, solar PV Duo

Enecsys Limited, a solar photovoltaic micro-inverter company, announces the Enecsys Duo micro-inverter.
External Company Press Release
Enecsys solar PV micro-inverter scoops technology award

Enecsys solar PV micro-inverter scoops technology award

Enecsys Limited has won the award for Excellence in the Field of Environmental Technology at the CleanEquity Awards Ceremony.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 11, 2011
Domestic wind harvesting

Domestic wind harvesting

NL Architects based in Amsterdam have designed an attractive and effective wind turbine for use in urban areas.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 10, 2011
Power transmission through submarine hulls

Power transmission through submarine hulls

Doctoral student Tristan Lawry at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has developed and demonstrated an innovative new system that uses ultrasound to simultaneously transmit large quantities of data and power wirelessly through thick metal walls, like the hulls of ships and submarines.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 8, 2011
Stretchable solar cells for super skin

Stretchable solar cells for super skin

Ultrasensitive electronic skin developed by Stanford researcher Zhenan Bao is getting even better. It can now be powered by a new, stretchable solar cell she's developed in her lab, opening up more applications in clothing, robots, prosthetic limbs and more.
External Company Press Release
Showcase of world's first self-powered CO2 sensor at ISH 2011

Showcase of world's first self-powered CO2 sensor at ISH 2011

EnOcean Alliance member Gas Sensing Solutions announces first commercially available wireless CO2 sensor for sustainable buildings.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 7, 2011
Frozen smoke may improve energy storage

Frozen smoke may improve energy storage

Great amounts of energy could be stored in the aerogel, increasing the capacity of lithium batteries or supercapacitors used to store energy generated from renewable resources such as wind and the sun.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 4, 2011
Progress with energy harvesting buoy

Progress with energy harvesting buoy

Ocean Power Technologies (OPT) is a renewable energy company specializing in offshore wave power technology. OPT's PowerBuoy system extracts the natural energy in ocean waves and converts it to useable power.
External Company Press Release
Industry leading companies join fast-growing EnOcean Alliance

Industry leading companies join fast-growing EnOcean Alliance

The EnOcean Alliance, a consortium of companies working to standardize and internationalize energy harvesting wireless technology for green intelligent buildings is one of the fastest growing member organizations of its kind.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 29, 2011
Eight19 appoints first CEO

Eight19 appoints first CEO

Eight19, developer of Printed Plastic Solar Cells based on Organic Photovoltaic (OPV) technology, has announced the appointment of Simon Bransfield-Garth as Chief Executive.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 23, 2011
Self-powered chips that can diagnose diseases

Self-powered chips that can diagnose diseases

A major milestone in microfluidics could soon lead to stand-alone, self-powered chips that can diagnose diseases within minutes.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 18, 2011
Enhancement of solar harvesting glass

Enhancement of solar harvesting glass

New Energy Technologies, Inc. have announced that researchers developing the Company's SolarWindow have successfully achieved a three-fold increase in the number of solar cells layered onto glass surfaces - a significant step towards maximizing power output.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 16, 2011
Portable wind powered mobile phone charger

Portable wind powered mobile phone charger

A concept wind-powered, portable mobile phone charger, Aero E, is a device that helps you charge your phone on windy days.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 14, 2011
Solar plane contract for Newcastle University

Solar plane contract for Newcastle University

The Newcastle team has secured a major contract with the UK's QinetiQ to help create the US-based Boeing 'SolarEagle'.
External Company Press Release
Enecsys solar PV micro-inverter scoops technology award

Enecsys solar PV micro-inverter scoops technology award

Enecsys Limited has won the award for Excellence in the Field of Environmental Technology at the CleanEquity Awards Ceremony.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 10, 2011
Power transmission through submarine hulls

Power transmission through submarine hulls

Doctoral student Tristan Lawry at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has developed and demonstrated an innovative new system that uses ultrasound to simultaneously transmit large quantities of data and power wirelessly through thick metal walls, like the hulls of ships and submarines.
External Company Press Release
Showcase of world's first self-powered CO2 sensor at ISH 2011

Showcase of world's first self-powered CO2 sensor at ISH 2011

EnOcean Alliance member Gas Sensing Solutions announces first commercially available wireless CO2 sensor for sustainable buildings.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 4, 2011
Progress with energy harvesting buoy

Progress with energy harvesting buoy

Ocean Power Technologies (OPT) is a renewable energy company specializing in offshore wave power technology. OPT's PowerBuoy system extracts the natural energy in ocean waves and converts it to useable power.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 30, 2011
The first practical artificial leaf

The first practical artificial leaf

Scientists at MIT have claimed one of the milestones in the drive for sustainable energy — development of the first practical artificial leaf.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 28, 2011
End user needs and case studies aired at Printed Electronics Europe

End user needs and case studies aired at Printed Electronics Europe

On April 5 the annual IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe event in Dusseldorf, Germany, will open to a range of end users discussing their needs and experiences with printed electronics - providing that vital "reality check" for those involved in the industry or for those wishing to explore their opportunities in this sector.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 21, 2011
1 City, 100 million sensors

1 City, 100 million sensors

In the PlanIT Valley project from the Living PlanIT team there will be 100 million sensors deployed over 17 km2 - an area equivalent to Manhattan Island, New York City - to seamlessly embed and connect an entire city with Wireless Sensor Networks.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 17, 2011
BSC Computer becomes a promoter of the EnOcean Alliance

BSC Computer becomes a promoter of the EnOcean Alliance

BSC Computer GmbH has been announced as a promoter of the EnOcean Alliance.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 15, 2011
Ultra low power digital memory for energy harvesting

Ultra low power digital memory for energy harvesting

University of Illinois engineers have developed a form of ultra-low-power digital memory that is faster and uses 100 times less energy than similar available memory.
External Company Press Release
Enecsys announces the cost-saving, solar PV Duo

Enecsys announces the cost-saving, solar PV Duo

Enecsys Limited, a solar photovoltaic micro-inverter company, announces the Enecsys Duo micro-inverter.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 11, 2011
Domestic wind harvesting

Domestic wind harvesting

NL Architects based in Amsterdam have designed an attractive and effective wind turbine for use in urban areas.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 8, 2011
Stretchable solar cells for super skin

Stretchable solar cells for super skin

Ultrasensitive electronic skin developed by Stanford researcher Zhenan Bao is getting even better. It can now be powered by a new, stretchable solar cell she's developed in her lab, opening up more applications in clothing, robots, prosthetic limbs and more.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 7, 2011
Frozen smoke may improve energy storage

Frozen smoke may improve energy storage

Great amounts of energy could be stored in the aerogel, increasing the capacity of lithium batteries or supercapacitors used to store energy generated from renewable resources such as wind and the sun.
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