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03 Jul 2015
New nanogenerator harvests power from rolling tires
Researchers have developed a nanogenerator that harvests energy from a car's rolling tire friction.
01 Jul 2015
Solar energy generating noise barriers alongside highway
Alongside the A2 highway near Den Bosch two test noise barriers are installed that generate solar energy.
30 Jun 2015
Hematite 're-growth' smoothes rough edges for clean energy harvest
Finding an efficient solar water splitting method to mine electron-rich hydrogen for clean power has been thwarted by the poor performance of hematite.
29 Jun 2015
Researchers stretch a thin crystal to get better solar cells
An interdisciplinary team has made a semiconductor crystal with a variable band gap.
26 Jun 2015
New microchip improves future of self-powered wearable technology
Energy from your body heat and motion could fuel the future of preventative health care.
26 Jun 2015
Renewable energy from evaporating water
An immensely powerful yet invisible force pulls water from the earth to the top of the tallest redwood and delivers snow to the tops of the Himalayas. Yet despite the power of evaporating water, its potential to propel self-sufficient devices or produce electricity has remained largely untapped -- until now.
25 Jun 2015
Energy harvesting at Electric & Hybrid Marine Amsterdam
One focus of the second day of this event has been energy harvesting.
19 Jun 2015
New plastic materials for efficient, low-cost, flexible solar energy
Researchers are studying energy loss at the molecular level of new 'plastic' materials as a step towards the development of highly efficient, low-cost and flexible solar energy cells.
18 Jun 2015
Airborne Wind Energy Conference Netherlands 15-16 June Part Two
There is healthy disagreement among everyone concerning the optimal products, with some going to grid applications first then planning off-grid or, like Makani, looking only at on-grid.
18 Jun 2015
Pavegen CEO travels with David Cameron to celebrate the World Expo
To commemorate UK Day at the Expo Milano 2015, Laurence Kemball-Cook, CEO and Founder of Pavegen Systems, has been invited as a delegate to join David Cameron, the UK Prime Minister, along with other leading business delegates and members of UKTI.