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Charging devices through household furniture

Charging devices through household furniture

Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 26, 2015
Researchers create electronic plants

Researchers create electronic plants

Using semi-conductive polymers, both analog and digital electronic circuits can be created inside living flowers, bushes and trees.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 25, 2015
Energy generating Infinity Swing

Energy generating Infinity Swing

Recently 4000 swingers down at Circular Quay in Sydney, Australia generated a total of 340 Watt Hours of electricity used to power lights and music on the eight-seater kinetic energy swing.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 19, 2015
Winners of the 2015 IDTechEx awards on EH, IoT and 3D Printing

Winners of the 2015 IDTechEx awards on EH, IoT and 3D Printing

This year's IDTechEx awards on 3D Printing, Energy Harvesting & Storage and the Internet of Things were announced on Wednesday, Nov 18, during the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, California. The 5 awards were presented by Mr John LeMoncheck, President & CEO of Cambrios, a distinguished leader of both innovative startups and public companies.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 18, 2015
Internet of things wireless battery nominated for IET Award

Internet of things wireless battery nominated for IET Award

A record-breaking RF energy harvester designed by researchers from Holst Centre and the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) has been shortlisted for a prestigious Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Innovation Award.
External Company Press Release
Jennova Inc introduces electrodynamic energy harvesting technology

Jennova Inc introduces electrodynamic energy harvesting technology

Jennova Inc has introduced a new patented Electrodynamic Energy Harvesting technology designed to simplify the capture and amplify the energy produced from the rotation or spin of other devices and to power an endless array of smart sensors and IoT applications.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 17, 2015
Low-cost, reliable measuring of climate data

Low-cost, reliable measuring of climate data

Precision monitoring of temperature, humidity or air pressure is crucial to museums, libraries and archives and in future this will involve less costs and zero maintenance.
External Company Press Release
Sandy solution for renewable energy storage

Sandy solution for renewable energy storage

Sand is emerging as a key ingredient in the race to develop a viable electricity storage system for renewable energies.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 11, 2015
Coordinating autonomy and energy independence in vehicles

Coordinating autonomy and energy independence in vehicles

It is a no brainer. The ultimate vehicle by land water and air is independent in performance of task and in provision of its motive power.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 11, 2015
A project studies renewable electricity generation on motorways

A project studies renewable electricity generation on motorways

CIRCE, Ferrovial and CI3 have brought together in ESPHERA the most promising technologies that may make it possible to use the conditions found on these roads to produce energy.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 10, 2015
Storage advance may boost solar thermal energy potential

Storage advance may boost solar thermal energy potential

Engineers have identified a new approach for the storage of concentrated solar thermal energy, to reduce its cost and make it more practical for wider use.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 9, 2015
Wireless power and energy harvesting: friends and enemies

Wireless power and energy harvesting: friends and enemies

Wireless power prevents your phone or wearable dying in only a few hours: energy harvesting was not good enough.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 6, 2015
Electric vehicles harvest more power

Electric vehicles harvest more power

"Many land, water and airborne electric vehicles harvest all the energy they need. They never plug in. It is the way of the future" says IDTechEx Chairman Dr Peter Harrop.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 6, 2015
Energy harvesting gets powerful

Energy harvesting gets powerful

Energy harvesting is the conversion of ambient energy into electricity where it is needed, using a device that is off-grid.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 6, 2015
Flashlight powered by body heat

Flashlight powered by body heat

Inside the flashlight is a thermoelectric generator which produces electric current when there is a temperature difference.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 6, 2015
New report reveals multibillion dollar new vehicle component market

New report reveals multibillion dollar new vehicle component market

Energy independent electric vehicles exist today and there is a multi-billion dollar opportunity for their new technology as it cascades down into all vehicles, land, water and air. The new report from analysts IDTechEx is a world first in revealing this exciting future for component and system suppliers, product integrators and system integrators.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 5, 2015
Energy harvesting: microwatts to megawatts

Energy harvesting: microwatts to megawatts

Energy harvesting is a term that now encompasses creating microwatts to megawatts of off-grid electricity using ambient energy such as heat, light, wind and waves. That means big business for those seeing the big picture.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 3, 2015
Powering marine science sensors with ambient energy

Powering marine science sensors with ambient energy

Researchers are assisting marine scientists with wildlife monitoring research and will explore energy harvesting from the environment, using elephant seals for the initial experiments.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 2, 2015
Researchers to develop energy harvesting power roads

Researchers to develop energy harvesting power roads

Over the course of their lifetimes all constructions, including roads and bridges, should generate more energy than they consume.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 2, 2015
KleenSpeed Technologies Inc seeks partners

KleenSpeed Technologies Inc seeks partners

KleenSpeed believes that the electric vehicle is an "appliance" like a notebook computer or a cell phone to be charged, used and charged again.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 26, 2015
Researchers create electronic plants

Researchers create electronic plants

Using semi-conductive polymers, both analog and digital electronic circuits can be created inside living flowers, bushes and trees.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 19, 2015
Winners of the 2015 IDTechEx awards on EH, IoT and 3D Printing

Winners of the 2015 IDTechEx awards on EH, IoT and 3D Printing

This year's IDTechEx awards on 3D Printing, Energy Harvesting & Storage and the Internet of Things were announced on Wednesday, Nov 18, during the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, California. The 5 awards were presented by Mr John LeMoncheck, President & CEO of Cambrios, a distinguished leader of both innovative startups and public companies.
External Company Press Release
Jennova Inc introduces electrodynamic energy harvesting technology

Jennova Inc introduces electrodynamic energy harvesting technology

Jennova Inc has introduced a new patented Electrodynamic Energy Harvesting technology designed to simplify the capture and amplify the energy produced from the rotation or spin of other devices and to power an endless array of smart sensors and IoT applications.
External Company Press Release
Sandy solution for renewable energy storage

Sandy solution for renewable energy storage

Sand is emerging as a key ingredient in the race to develop a viable electricity storage system for renewable energies.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 11, 2015
A project studies renewable electricity generation on motorways

A project studies renewable electricity generation on motorways

CIRCE, Ferrovial and CI3 have brought together in ESPHERA the most promising technologies that may make it possible to use the conditions found on these roads to produce energy.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 9, 2015
Wireless power and energy harvesting: friends and enemies

Wireless power and energy harvesting: friends and enemies

Wireless power prevents your phone or wearable dying in only a few hours: energy harvesting was not good enough.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 6, 2015
Energy harvesting gets powerful

Energy harvesting gets powerful

Energy harvesting is the conversion of ambient energy into electricity where it is needed, using a device that is off-grid.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 6, 2015
New report reveals multibillion dollar new vehicle component market

New report reveals multibillion dollar new vehicle component market

Energy independent electric vehicles exist today and there is a multi-billion dollar opportunity for their new technology as it cascades down into all vehicles, land, water and air. The new report from analysts IDTechEx is a world first in revealing this exciting future for component and system suppliers, product integrators and system integrators.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 3, 2015
Powering marine science sensors with ambient energy

Powering marine science sensors with ambient energy

Researchers are assisting marine scientists with wildlife monitoring research and will explore energy harvesting from the environment, using elephant seals for the initial experiments.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 2, 2015
KleenSpeed Technologies Inc seeks partners

KleenSpeed Technologies Inc seeks partners

KleenSpeed believes that the electric vehicle is an "appliance" like a notebook computer or a cell phone to be charged, used and charged again.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 25, 2015
Energy generating Infinity Swing

Energy generating Infinity Swing

Recently 4000 swingers down at Circular Quay in Sydney, Australia generated a total of 340 Watt Hours of electricity used to power lights and music on the eight-seater kinetic energy swing.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 18, 2015
Internet of things wireless battery nominated for IET Award

Internet of things wireless battery nominated for IET Award

A record-breaking RF energy harvester designed by researchers from Holst Centre and the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) has been shortlisted for a prestigious Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Innovation Award.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 17, 2015
Low-cost, reliable measuring of climate data

Low-cost, reliable measuring of climate data

Precision monitoring of temperature, humidity or air pressure is crucial to museums, libraries and archives and in future this will involve less costs and zero maintenance.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 11, 2015
Coordinating autonomy and energy independence in vehicles

Coordinating autonomy and energy independence in vehicles

It is a no brainer. The ultimate vehicle by land water and air is independent in performance of task and in provision of its motive power.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 10, 2015
Storage advance may boost solar thermal energy potential

Storage advance may boost solar thermal energy potential

Engineers have identified a new approach for the storage of concentrated solar thermal energy, to reduce its cost and make it more practical for wider use.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 6, 2015
Electric vehicles harvest more power

Electric vehicles harvest more power

"Many land, water and airborne electric vehicles harvest all the energy they need. They never plug in. It is the way of the future" says IDTechEx Chairman Dr Peter Harrop.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 6, 2015
Flashlight powered by body heat

Flashlight powered by body heat

Inside the flashlight is a thermoelectric generator which produces electric current when there is a temperature difference.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 5, 2015
Energy harvesting: microwatts to megawatts

Energy harvesting: microwatts to megawatts

Energy harvesting is a term that now encompasses creating microwatts to megawatts of off-grid electricity using ambient energy such as heat, light, wind and waves. That means big business for those seeing the big picture.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 2, 2015
Researchers to develop energy harvesting power roads

Researchers to develop energy harvesting power roads

Over the course of their lifetimes all constructions, including roads and bridges, should generate more energy than they consume.
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