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World's largest free stream tidal power project

World's largest free stream tidal power project

Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 29, 2016
Energy Storage Innovations USA 2016 conference debuts in November

Energy Storage Innovations USA 2016 conference debuts in November

Major focus is batteries with new form factors.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 28, 2016
IDTechEx Announces the Winners of Launchpad Initiative in Santa Clara

IDTechEx Announces the Winners of Launchpad Initiative in Santa Clara

Prototypes to be displayed at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 27, 2016
Intelligent Building expert becomes new President of EnOcean Inc

Intelligent Building expert becomes new President of EnOcean Inc

EnOcean has announced the appointment of Neil Cannon as the company's new President of EnOcean Inc, the company's North American Division.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 26, 2016
Charging devices with fire

Charging devices with fire

Generator captures wasted heat from a cookstove or fire and turns it into electricity to charge cellphones, LED lights, and other small devices.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 23, 2016
Wearable tech efficiently converts body heat to electricity

Wearable tech efficiently converts body heat to electricity

Researchers have developed a new design for harvesting body heat and converting it into electricity for use in wearable electronics. The researchers also identified the optimal site on the body for heat harvesting.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 21, 2016
Enter the IDTechEx Show! Awards and celebrate your achievements

Enter the IDTechEx Show! Awards and celebrate your achievements

The IDTechEx Show! which will be held on November 16 - 17 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, will showcase the latest technology needs and advancements to over 3,000 attendees. The technologies covered include flexible and hybrid electronics; wearable technology; 3D printing; sensors; graphene; Internet of Things; energy harvesting, energy storage; and electric vehicles. Each of these is a two-day executive conference, co-located with a common exhibition of over 200 exhibitors.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 20, 2016
A lightweight and collapsible energy source

A lightweight and collapsible energy source

The Micro Wind Turbine proposes a novel alternative power source that can operate in harsh weather conditions and even at night.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 19, 2016
Regenerative energy harvesting in 48V mild hybrids

Regenerative energy harvesting in 48V mild hybrids

The huge market opening up for 48V cars and commercial vehicles will involve much more effective regenerative braking generating tens of kilowatts and probably a turbine in the exhaust as well, generating one kilowatt or so in a small commercial vehicle.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 16, 2016
Google, Ford, Unilever, Boeing, Coca-Cola, Kellogg's, Porsche, Amazon

Google, Ford, Unilever, Boeing, Coca-Cola, Kellogg's, Porsche, Amazon

Google, Ford, Unilever, Boeing, Coca-Cola, Kellogg's, Porsche and Amazon to present at the IDTechEx Show! IDTechEx Show! features over 220 speakers covering the latest emerging technologies.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 16, 2016
New fabric uses sun and wind to power devices

New fabric uses sun and wind to power devices

Fabrics that can generate electricity from physical movement have been in the works for a few years. Now researchers have taken the next step, developing a fabric that can simultaneously harvest energy from both sunshine and motion.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 15, 2016
Energy harvesting for new purposes - hear more in Santa Clara, Nov 16

Energy harvesting for new purposes - hear more in Santa Clara, Nov 16

The "IDTechEx Show!" in Santa Clara, California, November 16-17 is the world's most comprehensive event for those seeking to use or make energy harvesting devices and systems and for those developing the functional materials or considering investing in this vibrant industry.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 14, 2016
Fish biowaste converted to piezoelectric energy harvesters

Fish biowaste converted to piezoelectric energy harvesters

Large quantities of fish are consumed in India on a daily basis, which generates a huge amount of fish "biowaste" materials. In an attempt to do something positive with this biowaste, a team of researchers explored recycling the fish byproducts into an energy harvester for self-powered electronics.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 13, 2016
Carbon nanotube transistors use five times less energy

Carbon nanotube transistors use five times less energy

For decades, scientists have tried to harness the unique properties of carbon nanotubes to create high-performance electronics that are faster or consume less power — resulting in longer battery life.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 12, 2016
'Braidio' technology, lets mobile devices share power

'Braidio' technology, lets mobile devices share power

A team of computer science researchers has introduced a new radio technology that allows small mobile devices to take advantage of battery power in larger devices nearby for communication.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 9, 2016
Recycling energy to improve battery life

Recycling energy to improve battery life

Device that can reduce energy emissions from electronic devices and also recycles the energy back into the device.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 8, 2016
Two billion dollar wearable technology companies created

Two billion dollar wearable technology companies created

Wearable technology for humans is a big business. There will be almost 40 product sub-categories in the next 10 years, including fitness trackers, smartwatches, connected clothing, smart eyewear, medical devices, smart patches, headphones, and hearing devices.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 7, 2016
Edorado Marine's new electric hydrofoil powerboat

Edorado Marine's new electric hydrofoil powerboat

Edorado Marine, based in the Netherlands, has introduced the Edorado 7S electric boat which uses a unique hydrofoil design allowing it to ride above the water with very low drag to increase speed and range.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 7, 2016
Neural dust opens door to implantable self powered wearables

Neural dust opens door to implantable self powered wearables

Engineers have built the first dust-sized, wireless sensors that can be implanted in the body, bringing closer the day when a Fitbit-like device could monitor internal nerves, muscles or organs in real time.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 6, 2016
Learning from the death of Micropelt

Learning from the death of Micropelt

Fabrice Poulin writes to a Linkedin energy harvesting group, "The industry was already buzzing about the difficulties of Micropelt end of last year."
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 29, 2016
Energy Storage Innovations USA 2016 conference debuts in November

Energy Storage Innovations USA 2016 conference debuts in November

Major focus is batteries with new form factors.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 27, 2016
Intelligent Building expert becomes new President of EnOcean Inc

Intelligent Building expert becomes new President of EnOcean Inc

EnOcean has announced the appointment of Neil Cannon as the company's new President of EnOcean Inc, the company's North American Division.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 23, 2016
Wearable tech efficiently converts body heat to electricity

Wearable tech efficiently converts body heat to electricity

Researchers have developed a new design for harvesting body heat and converting it into electricity for use in wearable electronics. The researchers also identified the optimal site on the body for heat harvesting.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 20, 2016
A lightweight and collapsible energy source

A lightweight and collapsible energy source

The Micro Wind Turbine proposes a novel alternative power source that can operate in harsh weather conditions and even at night.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 16, 2016
Google, Ford, Unilever, Boeing, Coca-Cola, Kellogg's, Porsche, Amazon

Google, Ford, Unilever, Boeing, Coca-Cola, Kellogg's, Porsche, Amazon

Google, Ford, Unilever, Boeing, Coca-Cola, Kellogg's, Porsche and Amazon to present at the IDTechEx Show! IDTechEx Show! features over 220 speakers covering the latest emerging technologies.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 15, 2016
Energy harvesting for new purposes - hear more in Santa Clara, Nov 16

Energy harvesting for new purposes - hear more in Santa Clara, Nov 16

The "IDTechEx Show!" in Santa Clara, California, November 16-17 is the world's most comprehensive event for those seeking to use or make energy harvesting devices and systems and for those developing the functional materials or considering investing in this vibrant industry.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 13, 2016
Carbon nanotube transistors use five times less energy

Carbon nanotube transistors use five times less energy

For decades, scientists have tried to harness the unique properties of carbon nanotubes to create high-performance electronics that are faster or consume less power — resulting in longer battery life.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 9, 2016
Recycling energy to improve battery life

Recycling energy to improve battery life

Device that can reduce energy emissions from electronic devices and also recycles the energy back into the device.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 7, 2016
Edorado Marine's new electric hydrofoil powerboat

Edorado Marine's new electric hydrofoil powerboat

Edorado Marine, based in the Netherlands, has introduced the Edorado 7S electric boat which uses a unique hydrofoil design allowing it to ride above the water with very low drag to increase speed and range.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 6, 2016
Learning from the death of Micropelt

Learning from the death of Micropelt

Fabrice Poulin writes to a Linkedin energy harvesting group, "The industry was already buzzing about the difficulties of Micropelt end of last year."
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 28, 2016
IDTechEx Announces the Winners of Launchpad Initiative in Santa Clara

IDTechEx Announces the Winners of Launchpad Initiative in Santa Clara

Prototypes to be displayed at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 26, 2016
Charging devices with fire

Charging devices with fire

Generator captures wasted heat from a cookstove or fire and turns it into electricity to charge cellphones, LED lights, and other small devices.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 21, 2016
Enter the IDTechEx Show! Awards and celebrate your achievements

Enter the IDTechEx Show! Awards and celebrate your achievements

The IDTechEx Show! which will be held on November 16 - 17 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, will showcase the latest technology needs and advancements to over 3,000 attendees. The technologies covered include flexible and hybrid electronics; wearable technology; 3D printing; sensors; graphene; Internet of Things; energy harvesting, energy storage; and electric vehicles. Each of these is a two-day executive conference, co-located with a common exhibition of over 200 exhibitors.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 19, 2016
Regenerative energy harvesting in 48V mild hybrids

Regenerative energy harvesting in 48V mild hybrids

The huge market opening up for 48V cars and commercial vehicles will involve much more effective regenerative braking generating tens of kilowatts and probably a turbine in the exhaust as well, generating one kilowatt or so in a small commercial vehicle.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 16, 2016
New fabric uses sun and wind to power devices

New fabric uses sun and wind to power devices

Fabrics that can generate electricity from physical movement have been in the works for a few years. Now researchers have taken the next step, developing a fabric that can simultaneously harvest energy from both sunshine and motion.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 14, 2016
Fish biowaste converted to piezoelectric energy harvesters

Fish biowaste converted to piezoelectric energy harvesters

Large quantities of fish are consumed in India on a daily basis, which generates a huge amount of fish "biowaste" materials. In an attempt to do something positive with this biowaste, a team of researchers explored recycling the fish byproducts into an energy harvester for self-powered electronics.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 12, 2016
'Braidio' technology, lets mobile devices share power

'Braidio' technology, lets mobile devices share power

A team of computer science researchers has introduced a new radio technology that allows small mobile devices to take advantage of battery power in larger devices nearby for communication.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 8, 2016
Two billion dollar wearable technology companies created

Two billion dollar wearable technology companies created

Wearable technology for humans is a big business. There will be almost 40 product sub-categories in the next 10 years, including fitness trackers, smartwatches, connected clothing, smart eyewear, medical devices, smart patches, headphones, and hearing devices.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 7, 2016
Neural dust opens door to implantable self powered wearables

Neural dust opens door to implantable self powered wearables

Engineers have built the first dust-sized, wireless sensors that can be implanted in the body, bringing closer the day when a Fitbit-like device could monitor internal nerves, muscles or organs in real time.
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