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Novel plastic could spur new green energy applications

Novel plastic could spur new green energy applications

Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 26, 2015
Harnessing electromagnetic radiation

Harnessing electromagnetic radiation

A device that works by harnessing electromagnetic radiation from different sources and then reusing it to energize low-power circuits.
External Company Press Release
GreenPeak launches smart PIR sensor for smart home applications

GreenPeak launches smart PIR sensor for smart home applications

GreenPeak Technologies has announced a new addition to its Smart Home portfolio with the launch of a reference design for a low cost Passive Infra-Red sensor with outstanding performance.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 25, 2015
Engineer inspired by human brain to develop wearable micro-sensors

Engineer inspired by human brain to develop wearable micro-sensors

Taking a cue from nature to devise the next generation of integrated low-power, wearable micro-devices.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 24, 2015
UK start-up powers rural villages in South Africa

UK start-up powers rural villages in South Africa

Samsung and Pavegen collaborated to give shoppers in Sandton City shopping mall a positive take on renewable energy, as part of Samsung's 'What If I Can' campaign.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 20, 2015
Substrate computing harvests energy from the structure itself

Substrate computing harvests energy from the structure itself

Researchers are developing a new technology known as substrate computing. This will allow sensing, communication and diagnostic computing, all within the substrate - the building material - of a structure, using energy harvested from the structure itself.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 17, 2015
EU-funded project investigates energy harvesting

EU-funded project investigates energy harvesting

Energy harvesting systems that are developed within the Smart-MEMPHIS project will have many applications ranging from implantable pacemakers to aircrafts.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 17, 2015
Wearable sensors: enabling a $70bn wearable technology market by 2025

Wearable sensors: enabling a $70bn wearable technology market by 2025

There will be over 3 billion sensors in wearable technology devices by 2025, with more than 30% being emerging sensor types.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 13, 2015
Beating bird wings generate electricity for data collector

Beating bird wings generate electricity for data collector

A technology that generates electricity from the beating wings of birds, bats or even moths could produce enough power to run a device that collects data - such as location, migration habits or vital physiological statistics - used by biologists.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 13, 2015
Energy-generating cloth could replace batteries in wearable devices

Energy-generating cloth could replace batteries in wearable devices

Scientists report the first durable, flexible cloth that harnesses human motion to generate energy.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 12, 2015
Breakthrough in energy harvesting could power 'life on Mars'

Breakthrough in energy harvesting could power 'life on Mars'

Martian colonists could use an innovative new technique to harvest energy from carbon dioxide thanks to research pioneered at Northumbria and Edinburgh Universities.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 12, 2015
UK Energy Harvesting Special Interest Group Event

UK Energy Harvesting Special Interest Group Event

The Energy Harvesting Network is holding its annual one-day dissemination event in partnership with the Innovate UK's Energy Harvesting Special Interest Group on 19th March 2015 in London.
External Company Press Release
People power at world's largest property event

People power at world's largest property event

JLL install Pavegen technology in a walkway at the world's largest international property event.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 10, 2015
Low-impact hub generates electrical current from pure plant power

Low-impact hub generates electrical current from pure plant power

Green wall technology and semi-transparent solar panels have been combined to generate electrical current from a renewable source of energy both day and night.
External Company Press Release
Farsens unveils the SPIDER

Farsens unveils the SPIDER

The Spider from Farsens S.L., San Sebastián, Spain is an evaluation board for the ANDY100 UHF RFID IC.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 9, 2015
'Pee-power' to light camps in disaster zones

'Pee-power' to light camps in disaster zones

It is hoped the pee-power technology will light cubicles in refugee camps, which are often dark and dangerous places particularly for women.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 9, 2015
Visionary tire technologies

Visionary tire technologies

Two groundbreaking concept tires unveiled by The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company this week could radically change the role of car tires in the future.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 6, 2015
Another reason to be close to Asahi Kasei

Another reason to be close to Asahi Kasei

Lithium-ion and lead-acid battery separator firm Polypore International has been sold for around $3.2billion in two separate deals. The US company sold its Energy Storage business to Japanese firm Asahi Kasei Corporation for around $2.2billion and its Separations Media segment to US based 3M Co for around $1billion.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 6, 2015
Different electric vehicles pioneer best technology first

Different electric vehicles pioneer best technology first

To benchmark new technology for electric vehicles it is vital to look at all of the off-road, on-road, water and airborne e-vehicles.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 5, 2015
Micro battery and capacitive energy harvesting workshop

Micro battery and capacitive energy harvesting workshop

One-day WORKSHOP, Berlin April 27th 2015.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 26, 2015
Harnessing electromagnetic radiation

Harnessing electromagnetic radiation

A device that works by harnessing electromagnetic radiation from different sources and then reusing it to energize low-power circuits.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 25, 2015
Engineer inspired by human brain to develop wearable micro-sensors

Engineer inspired by human brain to develop wearable micro-sensors

Taking a cue from nature to devise the next generation of integrated low-power, wearable micro-devices.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 20, 2015
Substrate computing harvests energy from the structure itself

Substrate computing harvests energy from the structure itself

Researchers are developing a new technology known as substrate computing. This will allow sensing, communication and diagnostic computing, all within the substrate - the building material - of a structure, using energy harvested from the structure itself.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 17, 2015
Wearable sensors: enabling a $70bn wearable technology market by 2025

Wearable sensors: enabling a $70bn wearable technology market by 2025

There will be over 3 billion sensors in wearable technology devices by 2025, with more than 30% being emerging sensor types.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 13, 2015
Energy-generating cloth could replace batteries in wearable devices

Energy-generating cloth could replace batteries in wearable devices

Scientists report the first durable, flexible cloth that harnesses human motion to generate energy.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 12, 2015
UK Energy Harvesting Special Interest Group Event

UK Energy Harvesting Special Interest Group Event

The Energy Harvesting Network is holding its annual one-day dissemination event in partnership with the Innovate UK's Energy Harvesting Special Interest Group on 19th March 2015 in London.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 10, 2015
Low-impact hub generates electrical current from pure plant power

Low-impact hub generates electrical current from pure plant power

Green wall technology and semi-transparent solar panels have been combined to generate electrical current from a renewable source of energy both day and night.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 9, 2015
'Pee-power' to light camps in disaster zones

'Pee-power' to light camps in disaster zones

It is hoped the pee-power technology will light cubicles in refugee camps, which are often dark and dangerous places particularly for women.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 6, 2015
Another reason to be close to Asahi Kasei

Another reason to be close to Asahi Kasei

Lithium-ion and lead-acid battery separator firm Polypore International has been sold for around $3.2billion in two separate deals. The US company sold its Energy Storage business to Japanese firm Asahi Kasei Corporation for around $2.2billion and its Separations Media segment to US based 3M Co for around $1billion.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 5, 2015
Micro battery and capacitive energy harvesting workshop

Micro battery and capacitive energy harvesting workshop

One-day WORKSHOP, Berlin April 27th 2015.
External Company Press Release
GreenPeak launches smart PIR sensor for smart home applications

GreenPeak launches smart PIR sensor for smart home applications

GreenPeak Technologies has announced a new addition to its Smart Home portfolio with the launch of a reference design for a low cost Passive Infra-Red sensor with outstanding performance.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 24, 2015
UK start-up powers rural villages in South Africa

UK start-up powers rural villages in South Africa

Samsung and Pavegen collaborated to give shoppers in Sandton City shopping mall a positive take on renewable energy, as part of Samsung's 'What If I Can' campaign.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 17, 2015
EU-funded project investigates energy harvesting

EU-funded project investigates energy harvesting

Energy harvesting systems that are developed within the Smart-MEMPHIS project will have many applications ranging from implantable pacemakers to aircrafts.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 13, 2015
Beating bird wings generate electricity for data collector

Beating bird wings generate electricity for data collector

A technology that generates electricity from the beating wings of birds, bats or even moths could produce enough power to run a device that collects data - such as location, migration habits or vital physiological statistics - used by biologists.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 12, 2015
Breakthrough in energy harvesting could power 'life on Mars'

Breakthrough in energy harvesting could power 'life on Mars'

Martian colonists could use an innovative new technique to harvest energy from carbon dioxide thanks to research pioneered at Northumbria and Edinburgh Universities.
External Company Press Release
People power at world's largest property event

People power at world's largest property event

JLL install Pavegen technology in a walkway at the world's largest international property event.
External Company Press Release
Farsens unveils the SPIDER

Farsens unveils the SPIDER

The Spider from Farsens S.L., San Sebastián, Spain is an evaluation board for the ANDY100 UHF RFID IC.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 9, 2015
Visionary tire technologies

Visionary tire technologies

Two groundbreaking concept tires unveiled by The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company this week could radically change the role of car tires in the future.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 6, 2015
Different electric vehicles pioneer best technology first

Different electric vehicles pioneer best technology first

To benchmark new technology for electric vehicles it is vital to look at all of the off-road, on-road, water and airborne e-vehicles.
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