1 Sep 2020
This is a background profile covering Powercast, a prominent and longstanding company in the field of RF charging and energy harvesting. The bulk of the content was written in 2017, but key figures are updated to 2020.
26 Sep 2018
Powercast ships PowerSpot power-over-distance wireless transmitter
Powercast Corporation announced that it has begun shipping its three-watt, Bluetooth®-approved PowerSpot® transmitter which is the industry's first that works in the far field (up to 80 feet) to charge multiple consumer devices over the air - no charging mats needed.
11 Apr 2018
Powercast demonstrates industry's first batteryless electronic UHF tag
Powercast Corporation will demonstrate the industry's first Batteryless Electronic UHF (Ultrahigh Frequency) Retail Price Tag.
29 Dec 2017
Powercast to unveil FCC-approved consumer transmitter
PowerSpot is industry's first over-the-air, far-field (up to 80 feet) RF charger for consumer devices to get FCC nod.
31 Oct 2013
Mouser sponsors world's largest summit on Energy Harvesting
Mouser Electronics, Inc., has announced they will be a major sponsor and participant of the Energy Harvesting & Storage USA 2013 event, set for Nov. 20-21 in Santa Clara, California.
7 Nov 2012
Mouser takes leading role at Energy Harvesting Summit
Mouser Electronics, Inc., a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, has announced its major sponsorship and support of this week's Energy Harvesting & Storage USA 2012 on November 7-8 in Washington, DC.
18 Nov 2010
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.
5 Nov 2009
AdaptivEnergy and GainSpan Announce Technology Development Partnership
Energy harvesting innovator AdaptivEnergy and GainSpan® Corporation, a leader in low power Wi-Fi semiconductor solutions, have entered into a technology development partnership to further speed the development of energy harvesting to power Wi-Fi wireless sensor networks.
14 Sep 2009
Mechanical energy harvester
AdaptivEnergy has developed Joule-Thief™, an energy harvesting technology for use in environments containing both resonant, non-resonant, and impact-type ambient mechanical energy.