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Energy harvester produces power from local environment, eliminating batteries in wireless sensors

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krisi
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re: Energy harvester produces power from local environment, eliminating batteries in wireless sensors
krisi   11/1/2012 2:19:37 PM
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What could be harmful about energy harvesting??? If anything it saves energy so it is beneficial to environment...Kris

Fredrodriguez55
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Fredrodriguez55   11/1/2012 4:44:59 AM
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I have read somewhere that such energy harvesters have some environmental side effects, which may be harmful in the long run. However, I have not seen any empirical results of similar devices, nor for this current device being featured above. Would you be able to provide references to expert opinions, specifically engineers or consultants in the field? It would be great to have some references apart from the ones I find on the web. Books, or journals would be great to have.

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anne-francoise.pele   7/24/2012 9:47:02 AM
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Click on the link below to check out the collection of the Design Articles, Case Studies, Product How-To articles, Teardowns, etc... related to energy scavenging that have been published on Smart Energy Designline. Click here: http://www.eetimes.com/design/smart-energy-design/4372778/Energy-harvesting---Design-archive Check back frequently. The list will be updated as new articles arrive.

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tjordan54   5/11/2011 5:23:22 PM
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It's all frequency!

krisi
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krisi   5/11/2011 2:52:45 PM
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Jim, interesting article, I am editing a book on energy harvesting, would you be interested in contributing a chapter? kris.iniewski@gmail.com

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