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Ocean current power generation system

Ocean current power generation system

Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 29, 2014
Self charging biomimetic robots

Self charging biomimetic robots

Latest turtle robot capable of performing more complicated tasks such as surveillance and energy harvesting, and operates on a self-charge mode.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 26, 2014
Thermoelectric harvesting: Great increase in interest in 2014

Thermoelectric harvesting: Great increase in interest in 2014

Thermoelectric harvesting will be on production hybrid electric on-road vehicles from 2018. It will be commonplace on hybrids in 2020 and almost entirely to charge the battery, or increasingly supercapacitor or supercabattery used for power.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 22, 2014
Seed grants for innovative energy research

Seed grants for innovative energy research

Stanford University's Precourt Institute for Energy, Precourt Energy Efficiency Center and TomKat Center for Sustainable Energy have awarded eight seed grants totaling about $1.5 million for promising new research in clean technology and energy efficiency.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 22, 2014
Save power, make power

Save power, make power

Trisha Andrew wants to save billions of watt hours by revolutionizing, well, just about every electronic device in existence. She suggests this be done by controlling the spin on electrons, and then shutting down devices if the proper spin is absent.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 18, 2014
From nutshell to supercapattery

From nutshell to supercapattery

Scientists have created a hybrid sodium ion capacitor from peanut shells in a pioneering study bridging the gap between conventional ion batteries and supercapacitors.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 11, 2014
Powering space craft of the future

Powering space craft of the future

Engineers at Lancaster University are working on powering future 'giant leaps' for mankind.
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High-temperature thermoelectric generator for U.S. military

High-temperature thermoelectric generator for U.S. military

The successful demonstration of a 1,000W TEG designed for diesel engine exhaust heat recapture.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 2, 2014
Battery harvests energy from body heat

Battery harvests energy from body heat

A battery that can convert your body heat into electricity could lead to mobile phones capable of charging themselves while in your pocket.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 1, 2014
Efficient method to produce nanoporous metals

Efficient method to produce nanoporous metals

These metals open the application space to areas such as energy harvesting, sensing and electrochemical studies
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