Berto Jongman: Clothing Collects Solar Energy, Powers Devices

Categories: 05 Energy
Berto Jongman

Berto Jongman

Now THAT’S what you call power dressing! Smart clothes use solar energy to charge devices

  • Researchers have previously tried to create fibres to supply energy
  • But many of these couldn’t withstand clothing manufacturing
  • The new material incorporates two types of fibre with cotton, creating a flexible material that is fully charged by sunlight
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Oct 10

Yoda: Solar, Batteries, Electric Vehicles Converging for an Energy Revolution at a Fraction

Categories: 05 Energy

yoda with light saberCan solar, batteries and EVs disrupt energy industry?

…three technologies – solar, batteries and electric vehicles (EVs) – are poised to disrupt a $6 trillion energy industry over the next two decades.

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Sep 8

Sepp Hasslberger: Wind Power Advance

Categories: 05 Energy
Sepp Hasslberger

Sepp Hasslberger

A vertical axis wind turbine that can take the punishment of high winds and cold climate… from Iceland.

The Tech That Could Fix One of Wind Power’s Biggest Problems

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Aug 1