2020-03-13 - Anne-Françoise Pelé

The EU Tackles Climate Change With New Hydrogen Alliance

The European Commission has unveiled an industrial strategy that sees hydrogen playing a crucial role in Europe’s transition to a…

2020-02-27 - Bill Schweber

Blog: Energy Harvesting Isn’t as New as We Thought

An example is the noble thermocouple, which is commonly used as an energy-harvesting transducer when it's not doing duty as…

2019-10-23 - Bill Schweber

Blog: Power-Saving Issues Exacerbated by Meaningless Metrics

There are so many conflicting and error-laden numbers available about energy sources and consumption that making sense of it is…

2019-10-09 - Cabe Atwell

Ocean Renewable Energy Technology Roundup

When it comes to sources for renewable energy, tidal flow and moving waters are more predictable than sunshine or wind.…

2017-07-10 - Kyocera

Solid-oxide fuel cell achieves 3kW rating

By utilising exhaust heat from power generation, the new system delivers 52% generation efficiency and total energy efficiency of 90%…

2017-05-17 - Enevate

Si-dominant Li-ion batt bags safety certs

Enevate’s HD-Energy technology delivers 4x energy density to products and processes now certified to UN 38.3, UL 1642, UL 2054,…

2017-05-02 - EE Times Asia

GaN transistors boost PV inverter efficiency

650V GaN transistors deliver performance five times better than silicon or silicon carbide products.

2017-03-02 - Solar Frontier

Solar panel modules set efficiency ratings record

Solar Frontier’s CIS thin-film solar cell mini- and sub- modules have been rated above 19% by NI AIST and Fraunhofer…

- Fujitsu

Cathode material boosts all-solid-state battery dev’t

FDK and Fujitsu have developed a lithium cobalt pyrophosphate cathode, paving the way for all-solid-state batteries with higher voltage and…

2017-01-18 - Julien Happich

Thermoelectric generator delivers 1.2mW from 40°C gradient

TEGnology claims it has made a materials breakthrough that could expand the market well beyond industrial use cases.