Kinetic energy may power our home and gadgets starting in 5 years
In the next five years your shoe may be what powers the battery in your cell phone. Engineers are harnessing the power of kinetic energy and one IBM employee thinks widespread usage of the technology isn?t far off. Harry Kolar, an engineer with IBM ...
energyNOW! Video: Kinetic Energy's Potential
People and the machines they make ? trains, cars and even factories ? make plenty of energy every day, simply through motion. But how can we tap into that energy and put it to good use? In ?energyNEXT: Kinetic Energy,? special correspondent Josh ...
Kinetic Energy Device Charges Your Electronic Devices with Your Walking, Running, Biking Energy
The nPower® PEG is a new ?backup battery charger for hand-held electronics that uses the energy you generate while walking, running, or biking.? It can be used to power you iPod, cell phone, etc. What do you need to do to make this thing work?
Essential industry insights
Energy management company Schneider Electric has commissioned UK Cleantech to capture the kinetic energy from runners and spectators at this year?s Schneider Electric Paris Marathon. The project marks the largest ever install of the company?s technology.
England market produces green energy with 'kinetic plates'
Sainsbury?s market of England has installed ?kinetic energy? plates in the parking lot of it?s store in Gloucester. The plates are an experiment with a newer energy producing technology. The plates create as much as 30kWh of energy as cars drive ...