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Embedded wireless power based on RF energy harvesting

Embedded wireless power based on RF energy harvesting

Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 30, 2016
Containerized mobile wind energy systems

Containerized mobile wind energy systems

By using a Twing, short for tethered wing, wind energy up to 300 meters above the ground can be efficiently harnessed.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 29, 2016
One step closer to reality: devices that convert heat into electricity

One step closer to reality: devices that convert heat into electricity

The same researchers who pioneered the use of a quantum mechanical effect to convert heat into electricity have figured out how to make their technique work in a form more suitable to industry.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 27, 2016
Manufactured materials offer benefits to energy sector

Manufactured materials offer benefits to energy sector

A mechanical engineer imagines an energy sector enhanced by greater control over thermal radiation. To work toward this objective, he is designing and constructing a host of custom electromagnetic materials.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 26, 2016
New approach captures the energy of slow motion

New approach captures the energy of slow motion

A new concept in energy harvesting could capture energy currently wasted due to its characteristic low frequency and use it to power next-generation electronic devices, according to a team of scientists and electrical engineers.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 22, 2016
IDTechEx Show! Features Winning Solar Racing Car USA 2016

IDTechEx Show! Features Winning Solar Racing Car USA 2016

Video Interview with the Nuon Solar Team at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 22, 2016
Satellite or drone internet?

Satellite or drone internet?

Beaming the internet to the 4.5 billion people that do not have it should be massively profitable.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 21, 2016
Transparent Solar Technology

Transparent Solar Technology

Video Interview with Ubiquitous energy at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Barclays Energy Revolution Conference Report

Barclays Energy Revolution Conference Report

In this article Dr Peter Harrop provides exclusive details of the invitation-only Barclays Energy Revolution Conference which took place recently in London.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 15, 2016
Flexible device captures energy from human motion

Flexible device captures energy from human motion

The day of charging cellphones with finger swipes and powering Bluetooth headsets simply by walking is now much closer.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 14, 2016
Vibration Harvesting Technology by Star Micronics

Vibration Harvesting Technology by Star Micronics

Video Interview with Star Micronics at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 14, 2016
Electricity supply and energy harvesting reinvented

Electricity supply and energy harvesting reinvented

Oil and coal are now rapidly losers and the future is wind and solar with solar costs dropping faster than predicted by the industry.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 12, 2016
Thermoelectric material in paintable liquid form

Thermoelectric material in paintable liquid form

A new study has succeeded in developing a new technique that can be used to turn industrial waste heat into electricity for vehicles and other applications.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 9, 2016
Solar floating airport with smart city

Solar floating airport with smart city

Dick Wallis, CEO of Positioning Systems in the UK has sent IDTechEx a visionary proposal for a new combined airport, smart city and green electricity supply in Wales in the UK.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 6, 2016
Inside Levi's Stadium: where entertainment meets technology

Inside Levi's Stadium: where entertainment meets technology

While in Santa Clara for the IDTechEx Show, technology analyst Dr David Pugh met with staff at Levi's Stadium, home of the San Francisco 49ers. The 68,500 capacity stadium was opened in 2014 and is one of the most technologically enabled entertainment venues in the world.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 5, 2016
Creating new physical properties in materials

Creating new physical properties in materials

This work shows that new physical properties can be created artificially, reporting the piezoelectric effect in the artificially designed new phase of SrTiO3, a material that is not piezoelectric under normal conditions.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 2, 2016
TwinTorq Electric-Hydraulic Engine extends range by 45% for EV Buses

TwinTorq Electric-Hydraulic Engine extends range by 45% for EV Buses

Video Interview with KersTech at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 2, 2016
Cars reinvented: huge new opportunities and dangers

Cars reinvented: huge new opportunities and dangers

The new IDTechEx report, Electric Car Technology and Forecasts 2017-2027 finds that the biggest change in cars for one hundred years is now starting. It is driven by totally new requirements and capabilities.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 1, 2016
Next generation solid state cooling/heating

Next generation solid state cooling/heating

Video Interview with Novus Energy Technologies at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 1, 2016
New thermoelectric material with high power factor

New thermoelectric material with high power factor

Researchers reported that they have demonstrated a step forward in converting waste heat - from industrial smokestacks, power generating plants or even automobile tailpipes - into electricity.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 30, 2016
Containerized mobile wind energy systems

Containerized mobile wind energy systems

By using a Twing, short for tethered wing, wind energy up to 300 meters above the ground can be efficiently harnessed.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 27, 2016
Manufactured materials offer benefits to energy sector

Manufactured materials offer benefits to energy sector

A mechanical engineer imagines an energy sector enhanced by greater control over thermal radiation. To work toward this objective, he is designing and constructing a host of custom electromagnetic materials.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 22, 2016
IDTechEx Show! Features Winning Solar Racing Car USA 2016

IDTechEx Show! Features Winning Solar Racing Car USA 2016

Video Interview with the Nuon Solar Team at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 21, 2016
Transparent Solar Technology

Transparent Solar Technology

Video Interview with Ubiquitous energy at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 15, 2016
Flexible device captures energy from human motion

Flexible device captures energy from human motion

The day of charging cellphones with finger swipes and powering Bluetooth headsets simply by walking is now much closer.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 14, 2016
Electricity supply and energy harvesting reinvented

Electricity supply and energy harvesting reinvented

Oil and coal are now rapidly losers and the future is wind and solar with solar costs dropping faster than predicted by the industry.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 9, 2016
Solar floating airport with smart city

Solar floating airport with smart city

Dick Wallis, CEO of Positioning Systems in the UK has sent IDTechEx a visionary proposal for a new combined airport, smart city and green electricity supply in Wales in the UK.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 5, 2016
Creating new physical properties in materials

Creating new physical properties in materials

This work shows that new physical properties can be created artificially, reporting the piezoelectric effect in the artificially designed new phase of SrTiO3, a material that is not piezoelectric under normal conditions.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 2, 2016
Cars reinvented: huge new opportunities and dangers

Cars reinvented: huge new opportunities and dangers

The new IDTechEx report, Electric Car Technology and Forecasts 2017-2027 finds that the biggest change in cars for one hundred years is now starting. It is driven by totally new requirements and capabilities.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 1, 2016
New thermoelectric material with high power factor

New thermoelectric material with high power factor

Researchers reported that they have demonstrated a step forward in converting waste heat - from industrial smokestacks, power generating plants or even automobile tailpipes - into electricity.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 29, 2016
One step closer to reality: devices that convert heat into electricity

One step closer to reality: devices that convert heat into electricity

The same researchers who pioneered the use of a quantum mechanical effect to convert heat into electricity have figured out how to make their technique work in a form more suitable to industry.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 26, 2016
New approach captures the energy of slow motion

New approach captures the energy of slow motion

A new concept in energy harvesting could capture energy currently wasted due to its characteristic low frequency and use it to power next-generation electronic devices, according to a team of scientists and electrical engineers.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 22, 2016
Satellite or drone internet?

Satellite or drone internet?

Beaming the internet to the 4.5 billion people that do not have it should be massively profitable.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Barclays Energy Revolution Conference Report

Barclays Energy Revolution Conference Report

In this article Dr Peter Harrop provides exclusive details of the invitation-only Barclays Energy Revolution Conference which took place recently in London.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 14, 2016
Vibration Harvesting Technology by Star Micronics

Vibration Harvesting Technology by Star Micronics

Video Interview with Star Micronics at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 12, 2016
Thermoelectric material in paintable liquid form

Thermoelectric material in paintable liquid form

A new study has succeeded in developing a new technique that can be used to turn industrial waste heat into electricity for vehicles and other applications.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 6, 2016
Inside Levi's Stadium: where entertainment meets technology

Inside Levi's Stadium: where entertainment meets technology

While in Santa Clara for the IDTechEx Show, technology analyst Dr David Pugh met with staff at Levi's Stadium, home of the San Francisco 49ers. The 68,500 capacity stadium was opened in 2014 and is one of the most technologically enabled entertainment venues in the world.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 2, 2016
TwinTorq Electric-Hydraulic Engine extends range by 45% for EV Buses

TwinTorq Electric-Hydraulic Engine extends range by 45% for EV Buses

Video Interview with KersTech at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 1, 2016
Next generation solid state cooling/heating

Next generation solid state cooling/heating

Video Interview with Novus Energy Technologies at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
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