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Solar impulse ready to fly across America

Solar impulse ready to fly across America

Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 29, 2013
Energy scavenging for the battlefield using SmartBED

Energy scavenging for the battlefield using SmartBED

SmartBED is one way we think Soldiers would be able to link up to the power they need. It will ultimately bring complex pieces together -- generator, solar systems and energy storage -- in a flexible, resilient way into an energy network.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 26, 2013
Energy harvesting road test design challenge gets into gear

Energy harvesting road test design challenge gets into gear

element14 launches its latest green design challenge Energy Harvesting Solutions on Earth Day 2013, with seven competitors from around the world competing to develop an innovative energy harvesting solution with the most potential for real-world application.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 26, 2013
Organic photovoltaic solar modules optimised for energy harvesting

Organic photovoltaic solar modules optimised for energy harvesting

Organic Photovoltaic (OPV) technology developer Solar Press is investigating the potential for flexible plastic based OPV modules to be used as a power source for remote, autonomous sensors within buildings - an 'energy harvesting' application.
External Company Press Release
HGI welcomes EnOcean Alliance as new associate member

HGI welcomes EnOcean Alliance as new associate member

HGI, the leading global organisation for publishing requirements for the Smart Home, welcomes the EnOcean Alliance as a new Associate Member.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 25, 2013
Highlights at Energy Harvesting & WSN 2013

Highlights at Energy Harvesting & WSN 2013

Over 400 people attended this year's Energy Harvesting and WSN conference in Berlin, Germany, organised by IDTechEx. Attendance represented a spectacular growth of 25% over last year's event.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 25, 2013
Revolutionary new device joins world of smart electronics

Revolutionary new device joins world of smart electronics

Researchers at the University of Exeter have developed a new photoelectric device that is both flexible and transparent.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 25, 2013
Oceanvolt SD electric saildrive system wins Pittman Innovation Award

Oceanvolt SD electric saildrive system wins Pittman Innovation Award

The Oceanvolt SD propulsion system has been chosen by SAIL Magazine as the winner of the 2013 Pittman Innovation Award in the systems category.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 24, 2013
Aircraft energy harvesting modules tested

Aircraft energy harvesting modules tested

An idea from EADS and Vienna University of Technology is taking off: in a joint project, Energy Harvester Modules suitable for aircrafts have been tested, which should supply sensor nodes with electrical power in the future.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 23, 2013
IDTechEx Launch Subscription Services for Market Intelligence

IDTechEx Launch Subscription Services for Market Intelligence

IDTechEx, the leading Research and Events company covering emerging technologies, has launched new subscription offerings across its range of topics.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 23, 2013
A new low cost tool for 3D circuit printing?

A new low cost tool for 3D circuit printing?

As a proof of concept the team have shown how the combination of heat and low intensity visible and UV light could in future be used as a precise, low cost tool for 3D printing of self-assembling, thin-film circuits on these films.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 22, 2013
New technique to boost solar cell efficiency

New technique to boost solar cell efficiency

The principle behind the barrier-busting technique has been known theoretically since the 1960s.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 19, 2013
New wind harvesting invention

New wind harvesting invention

The unique design means it can be installed on the sides or tops of skyscrapers and large apartment buildings.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 19, 2013
Wireless mesh networks powered by solar energy harvesting

Wireless mesh networks powered by solar energy harvesting

Sol Chip Ltd and Virtual Extension have announced the availability of high-performance Wireless Mesh Networks powered by Solar Energy Harvesting.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 18, 2013
IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and Wireless Sensor Networks Awards 2013

IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and Wireless Sensor Networks Awards 2013

The winners of the IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and Wireless Sensor Networks Awards were announced at the 5th annual conference and exhibition in Berlin, Germany on Wednesday the 17th of April during the keynote sessions.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 17, 2013
High-Performance solar energy harvesting device

High-Performance solar energy harvesting device

Cellergy super capacitors integrated with Sol Chip Energy Harvester showcase at Berlin Wireless Sensor Networks and Energy Harvesting Trade Show.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 17, 2013
UK self-powered sensors and systems mission to Berlin

UK self-powered sensors and systems mission to Berlin

NanoKTN has announced the UK Self-Powered Sensors and Systems Mission to Berlin, Germany to promote UK energy harvesting technologies and self powered sensor systems to potential international collaborators and customers.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 12, 2013
Less than one week to IDTechEx' Energy Harvesting & Storage Europe

Less than one week to IDTechEx' Energy Harvesting & Storage Europe

Next week Energy Harvesting & Storage and WSN & RTLS Europe will open at the ICC Berlin, Germany on April 17-18 (www.IDTechEx.com/EH). The events are co-located with Printed Electronics Europe, Graphene LIVE! and Supercapacitors Europe - with over 1,400 people already pre-registered.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 12, 2013
Breakthroughs in unmanned ocean observation

Breakthroughs in unmanned ocean observation

Liquid Robotics has announced the introduction of the Wave Glider® SV3, the world's first hybrid wave and solar propelled unmanned ocean robot.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 12, 2013
Joint venture for next-generation graphene cooling systems

Joint venture for next-generation graphene cooling systems

Focus Graphite Inc on behalf of Grafoid Inc has announced Grafoid's joint venture development agreement with Coquitlam, British Columbia-based CapTherm Systems Inc to develop and commercialize next generation, multiphase thermal management systems for electric vehicle (EV) battery and light emitting diode (LED) technologies.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 29, 2013
Energy scavenging for the battlefield using SmartBED

Energy scavenging for the battlefield using SmartBED

SmartBED is one way we think Soldiers would be able to link up to the power they need. It will ultimately bring complex pieces together -- generator, solar systems and energy storage -- in a flexible, resilient way into an energy network.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 26, 2013
Organic photovoltaic solar modules optimised for energy harvesting

Organic photovoltaic solar modules optimised for energy harvesting

Organic Photovoltaic (OPV) technology developer Solar Press is investigating the potential for flexible plastic based OPV modules to be used as a power source for remote, autonomous sensors within buildings - an 'energy harvesting' application.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 25, 2013
Highlights at Energy Harvesting & WSN 2013

Highlights at Energy Harvesting & WSN 2013

Over 400 people attended this year's Energy Harvesting and WSN conference in Berlin, Germany, organised by IDTechEx. Attendance represented a spectacular growth of 25% over last year's event.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 25, 2013
Oceanvolt SD electric saildrive system wins Pittman Innovation Award

Oceanvolt SD electric saildrive system wins Pittman Innovation Award

The Oceanvolt SD propulsion system has been chosen by SAIL Magazine as the winner of the 2013 Pittman Innovation Award in the systems category.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 23, 2013
IDTechEx Launch Subscription Services for Market Intelligence

IDTechEx Launch Subscription Services for Market Intelligence

IDTechEx, the leading Research and Events company covering emerging technologies, has launched new subscription offerings across its range of topics.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 22, 2013
New technique to boost solar cell efficiency

New technique to boost solar cell efficiency

The principle behind the barrier-busting technique has been known theoretically since the 1960s.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 19, 2013
Wireless mesh networks powered by solar energy harvesting

Wireless mesh networks powered by solar energy harvesting

Sol Chip Ltd and Virtual Extension have announced the availability of high-performance Wireless Mesh Networks powered by Solar Energy Harvesting.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 17, 2013
High-Performance solar energy harvesting device

High-Performance solar energy harvesting device

Cellergy super capacitors integrated with Sol Chip Energy Harvester showcase at Berlin Wireless Sensor Networks and Energy Harvesting Trade Show.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 12, 2013
Less than one week to IDTechEx' Energy Harvesting & Storage Europe

Less than one week to IDTechEx' Energy Harvesting & Storage Europe

Next week Energy Harvesting & Storage and WSN & RTLS Europe will open at the ICC Berlin, Germany on April 17-18 (www.IDTechEx.com/EH). The events are co-located with Printed Electronics Europe, Graphene LIVE! and Supercapacitors Europe - with over 1,400 people already pre-registered.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 12, 2013
Joint venture for next-generation graphene cooling systems

Joint venture for next-generation graphene cooling systems

Focus Graphite Inc on behalf of Grafoid Inc has announced Grafoid's joint venture development agreement with Coquitlam, British Columbia-based CapTherm Systems Inc to develop and commercialize next generation, multiphase thermal management systems for electric vehicle (EV) battery and light emitting diode (LED) technologies.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 26, 2013
Energy harvesting road test design challenge gets into gear

Energy harvesting road test design challenge gets into gear

element14 launches its latest green design challenge Energy Harvesting Solutions on Earth Day 2013, with seven competitors from around the world competing to develop an innovative energy harvesting solution with the most potential for real-world application.
External Company Press Release
HGI welcomes EnOcean Alliance as new associate member

HGI welcomes EnOcean Alliance as new associate member

HGI, the leading global organisation for publishing requirements for the Smart Home, welcomes the EnOcean Alliance as a new Associate Member.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 25, 2013
Revolutionary new device joins world of smart electronics

Revolutionary new device joins world of smart electronics

Researchers at the University of Exeter have developed a new photoelectric device that is both flexible and transparent.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 24, 2013
Aircraft energy harvesting modules tested

Aircraft energy harvesting modules tested

An idea from EADS and Vienna University of Technology is taking off: in a joint project, Energy Harvester Modules suitable for aircrafts have been tested, which should supply sensor nodes with electrical power in the future.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 23, 2013
A new low cost tool for 3D circuit printing?

A new low cost tool for 3D circuit printing?

As a proof of concept the team have shown how the combination of heat and low intensity visible and UV light could in future be used as a precise, low cost tool for 3D printing of self-assembling, thin-film circuits on these films.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 19, 2013
New wind harvesting invention

New wind harvesting invention

The unique design means it can be installed on the sides or tops of skyscrapers and large apartment buildings.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 18, 2013
IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and Wireless Sensor Networks Awards 2013

IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and Wireless Sensor Networks Awards 2013

The winners of the IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and Wireless Sensor Networks Awards were announced at the 5th annual conference and exhibition in Berlin, Germany on Wednesday the 17th of April during the keynote sessions.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 17, 2013
UK self-powered sensors and systems mission to Berlin

UK self-powered sensors and systems mission to Berlin

NanoKTN has announced the UK Self-Powered Sensors and Systems Mission to Berlin, Germany to promote UK energy harvesting technologies and self powered sensor systems to potential international collaborators and customers.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Apr 12, 2013
Breakthroughs in unmanned ocean observation

Breakthroughs in unmanned ocean observation

Liquid Robotics has announced the introduction of the Wave Glider® SV3, the world's first hybrid wave and solar propelled unmanned ocean robot.
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