The many downsides of FRPs leaves plenty of room for innovation
Nearly all the advocates of fibre reinforced polymers (FRP) shy away from talking about the many elephants in the room and there are enough of them that is beyond crowded.
MEC Company have developed an adhesive-free metal-to-resin joining technology called AMALPHA. IDTechEx technology analyst Dr Richard Collins interviewed Wim Ongenae (Sales and Marketing Director from MEC Europe).
Electric vehicle market in Canada
The electric vehicle market in Canada is small, but growing. At the end of year 2015, there were close to 18,500 EVs registered in Canada representing less than 0.1% of all light-duty vehicles on the road. In total, there are now 21 different plug-in models of EVs available, made by 12 different manufacturers and this number is constantly increasing.
China wants to dominate in 3D printing machines and materials
The conference at Euromold 2015 followed the theme of "Shaping the future of 3D printing globally". The first day was strongly focussed around the "globally" aspect, with speakers chosen from a wide variety of countries across the world and asked to speak about all the 3DP activities in their countries.
Infinite Power Solutions granted key encapsulation patent
U.S. Patent relates to Metal Film Encapsulation of Solid-State Thin-Film Batteries.
Infinite Power Solutions launch self powered wireless sensor eval kit
Infinite Power Solutions today announced the availability of the IPS-EVAL-EH-02 Wireless Environmental Sensor Energy Harvesting Evaluation Kit.
THINERGY MECs are ideal for bluetooth low energy applications
Infinite Power Solutions, Inc. (IPS) has announced that their award-winning THINERGY® Micro-Energy Cell (MEC) products are the ideal energy storage solution for many Bluetooth® Smart (also known as Bluetooth Low Energy) devices.
Winners of the IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and WSN Awards
At the Energy Harvesting & Wireless Sensor Network (WSN) awards dinner on November 15 in Boston, USA companies were recognized for making significant technical or commercial progress with these technologies.
Infinite power solutions surges forward with new products
Infinite Power Solutions has launched a new family of products - the THINERGY MEC200 series micro-energy cells (MECs).
Arrow Electronics offers turnkey energy-harvesting reference design
Arrow Electronics, Inc. has joined with leading suppliers Silicon Labs, Infinite Power Solutions and Linear Technology Corporation to launch a turnkey energy-harvesting reference design enabling wireless networks powered by a solar energy-harvesting source.
Interview with IPS's Director of Applications Engineering, Joe Keating
Mr. Joe Keating, director, applications engineering manager with Infinite Power Solutions, Inc. (IPS) talked to IDTechEx technology analyst Harry Zervos about the company's developments and its positioning within the emerging energy harvesting sector.
Infinite Power Solutions names former Segway Exec James Norrod as CEO
Infinite Power Solutions has announced that it has named former Segway Inc. executive James Norrod to the position of president and CEO of IPS, effective immediately.
Powercast debuts RF energy harvesting for wireless battery charging
At IDTechEx Energy Harvesting & Storage USA 2010 Powercast Corporation, a leader in RF-based wireless power and energy harvesting technology, announced its Lifetime Power® Energy Harvesting Development Kit for Battery Charging.
IDTechEx report back from the EV 2010 VE conference on EV's
IDTechEx technology analyst Harry Zervos attended and presented at the EV2010 VE conference on electric vehicles, organized by EMC-MEC, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of electric mobility as a solution to the energy and environmental issues in Canada.
Infinite Power Solutions and Arrow Electronics Sign Global Agreement
Infinite Power Solutions (IPS), an industry leader in solid-state, thin-film energy storage and energy-harvesting power management products, today announced a global distribution agreement with Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW), a leading global distributor of electronic components and solutions. Under the agreement, Arrow will distribute IPS' award-winning INFINERGY™ Micro Power Module (MPM) product family.
Nextreme and Infinite Power Solutions thin-film thermal charger
Thin-film thermoelectric technology enables thermal charging where energy scavenging from thermal sources is combined with solid-state, rechargeable thin-film battery technology to provide an alternative energy source for a variety of autonomous, self-powered applications.
INFINERGY Micro Power Module Product Family
Infinite Power Solutions, Inc., a global leader in the development and manufacturing of solid-state, rechargeable, thin-film energy storage devices, formally unveiled its INFINERGY(TM) Micro Power Module products at the Energy Harvesting & Storage USA conference in Denver, Colorado.
INFINERGY™ micro power module wins two industry awards
Infinite Power Solutions, Inc. (IPS), a maker of innovative solid-state, rechargeable, thin-film micro-energy storage devices, has announced that it has received two prestigious industry awards for its Micro Power Module (MPM) solution—Sensors Magazine's "Best of Sensors Expo 2009" silver award and the IDTechEx Energy Harvesting Award for "Best Technology Development."