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Which Electric Truck Powertrain Wins?

Which Electric Truck Powertrain Wins?

Off Grid Energy Independence
May 31, 2016
Regenerative walking technology strides into field trials

Regenerative walking technology strides into field trials

The PowerWalk is a light-weight, leg-mounted exoskeleton designed to accommodate a soldier's full range of motion and harvest energy from the natural action of walking, in much the same way regenerative braking works in hybrid cars.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 27, 2016
Harnessing solar and wind energy in one device

Harnessing solar and wind energy in one device

Researchers have integrated two energy harvesting technologies in one: a silicon solar cell and a nanogenerator that can convert wind energy into electrical output.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Silicon Carbide vs Gallium Nitride Power Devices: Which Win?

Silicon Carbide vs Gallium Nitride Power Devices: Which Win?

Off Grid Energy Independence
May 20, 2016
Playing with the thermostat in two dimensions

Playing with the thermostat in two dimensions

Researchers have now, for the first time, directly detected the Peltier effect in graphene that is either one or two atoms thick.
External Company Press Release
ZigBee Alliance welcomes 38 new members to drive IoT forward

ZigBee Alliance welcomes 38 new members to drive IoT forward

The ZigBee Alliance, a non-profit association of companies creating, maintaining and delivering open, global standards for the low-power wireless Internet of Things, has announced 38 new members have joined since the beginning of 2016.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 13, 2016
Pavegen further develops energy harvesting floor tiles

Pavegen further develops energy harvesting floor tiles

Pavegen is shifting to become a permanent and commercial smart-flooring solution. The technology has evolved from a singular tile, which generates electricity from footsteps, to an entire array with three multi-functional component parts. These functionalities are called: floor, data and energy.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 11, 2016
Researchers build the world's tiniest engine

Researchers build the world's tiniest engine

Researchers have developed the world's tiniest engine - just a few billionths of a metre in size - which uses light to power itself.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 11, 2016
IDTechEx Show! Berlin grows 27%

IDTechEx Show! Berlin grows 27%

IDTechEx Research announced today that Europe's largest event on emerging technologies, IDTechEx Show! held in Berlin on 27-28 April, grew 27% vs. last year's event. This year's exhibition and conference featured attendees from 57 countries with 171 exhibitors and 2,300 attendees.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 6, 2016
New catalyst offers efficient storage of alternative energies

New catalyst offers efficient storage of alternative energies

Researchers have designed the most efficient catalyst for storing energy in chemical form, by splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen, just like plants do during photosynthesis.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 5, 2016
Smart Green Batteries Win the Europe 2016 Award in Berlin

Smart Green Batteries Win the Europe 2016 Award in Berlin

Smart Green Batteries were winners at the IDTechEx Awards at the 8th Energy Harvesting and Storage Europe 2016, held in Berlin, Germany last week.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
The Tesla approach to electric traction motors

The Tesla approach to electric traction motors

IDTechEx interviewed Tesla about their use of synchronous electric traction motors, typically referred to as induction motors or AC induction motors.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
New solar power advances for electric vehicles

New solar power advances for electric vehicles

This article summarises some of the future oriented presentations on solar power advances at the recent IDTechEx Show! in Berlin.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 4, 2016
Solar cars come to market

Solar cars come to market

Winnified Noorlander of Nuon Solar Team gave a riveting presentation on their remarkable winning of seven out of nine of the recent Bridgestone Solar Challenge races across Australia on sunshine alone.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 3, 2016
NFC powered lock turns your phone into a power source

NFC powered lock turns your phone into a power source

iLOQ has launched the world's first NFC-powered smart lock that harvests electricity from a smartphone.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 2, 2016
New spin Seebeck thermoelectric device

New spin Seebeck thermoelectric device

A thermoelectric device using cutting edge thermoelectric conversion technology has been created by a team comprising NEC Corporation, NEC TOKIN Corporation and Tohoku University.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 31, 2016
Regenerative walking technology strides into field trials

Regenerative walking technology strides into field trials

The PowerWalk is a light-weight, leg-mounted exoskeleton designed to accommodate a soldier's full range of motion and harvest energy from the natural action of walking, in much the same way regenerative braking works in hybrid cars.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Silicon Carbide vs Gallium Nitride Power Devices: Which Win?

Silicon Carbide vs Gallium Nitride Power Devices: Which Win?

External Company Press Release
ZigBee Alliance welcomes 38 new members to drive IoT forward

ZigBee Alliance welcomes 38 new members to drive IoT forward

The ZigBee Alliance, a non-profit association of companies creating, maintaining and delivering open, global standards for the low-power wireless Internet of Things, has announced 38 new members have joined since the beginning of 2016.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 11, 2016
Researchers build the world's tiniest engine

Researchers build the world's tiniest engine

Researchers have developed the world's tiniest engine - just a few billionths of a metre in size - which uses light to power itself.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 6, 2016
New catalyst offers efficient storage of alternative energies

New catalyst offers efficient storage of alternative energies

Researchers have designed the most efficient catalyst for storing energy in chemical form, by splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen, just like plants do during photosynthesis.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
The Tesla approach to electric traction motors

The Tesla approach to electric traction motors

IDTechEx interviewed Tesla about their use of synchronous electric traction motors, typically referred to as induction motors or AC induction motors.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 4, 2016
Solar cars come to market

Solar cars come to market

Winnified Noorlander of Nuon Solar Team gave a riveting presentation on their remarkable winning of seven out of nine of the recent Bridgestone Solar Challenge races across Australia on sunshine alone.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 2, 2016
New spin Seebeck thermoelectric device

New spin Seebeck thermoelectric device

A thermoelectric device using cutting edge thermoelectric conversion technology has been created by a team comprising NEC Corporation, NEC TOKIN Corporation and Tohoku University.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 27, 2016
Harnessing solar and wind energy in one device

Harnessing solar and wind energy in one device

Researchers have integrated two energy harvesting technologies in one: a silicon solar cell and a nanogenerator that can convert wind energy into electrical output.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 20, 2016
Playing with the thermostat in two dimensions

Playing with the thermostat in two dimensions

Researchers have now, for the first time, directly detected the Peltier effect in graphene that is either one or two atoms thick.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 13, 2016
Pavegen further develops energy harvesting floor tiles

Pavegen further develops energy harvesting floor tiles

Pavegen is shifting to become a permanent and commercial smart-flooring solution. The technology has evolved from a singular tile, which generates electricity from footsteps, to an entire array with three multi-functional component parts. These functionalities are called: floor, data and energy.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 11, 2016
IDTechEx Show! Berlin grows 27%

IDTechEx Show! Berlin grows 27%

IDTechEx Research announced today that Europe's largest event on emerging technologies, IDTechEx Show! held in Berlin on 27-28 April, grew 27% vs. last year's event. This year's exhibition and conference featured attendees from 57 countries with 171 exhibitors and 2,300 attendees.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 5, 2016
Smart Green Batteries Win the Europe 2016 Award in Berlin

Smart Green Batteries Win the Europe 2016 Award in Berlin

Smart Green Batteries were winners at the IDTechEx Awards at the 8th Energy Harvesting and Storage Europe 2016, held in Berlin, Germany last week.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
New solar power advances for electric vehicles

New solar power advances for electric vehicles

This article summarises some of the future oriented presentations on solar power advances at the recent IDTechEx Show! in Berlin.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 3, 2016
NFC powered lock turns your phone into a power source

NFC powered lock turns your phone into a power source

iLOQ has launched the world's first NFC-powered smart lock that harvests electricity from a smartphone.
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