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Energy Harvesting Material Can Be 3D Printed

Pretty soon you could be harvesting energy from your shoe soles to your gloves, or the mat under your carpet. A team from Virginia Tech is able to 3D print piezoelectric [...]

January 22, 2019 // 0 Comments

Engineering Energy from Human Waste

By Prof. Ioannis Ieropoulos, University of the West of England Reprinted from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Blog Ioannis Ieropoulos [...]

September 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

Home Heating with Crypto Mining

The crypto craze has had its ups and downs, but blockchain, the technology behind such currencies as Bitcoin and Ethereum, is gaining in steam across multiple industries, [...]

June 28, 2018 // 1 Comment

InPipe Energy: Power through Pressure

It’s the new hydropower. Not dams, no reservoirs, just pipes. With help from Oregon State engineering researchers, an Oregon startup company is developing a system to [...]

May 10, 2018 // 0 Comments

First 100% Solar Train Shines in Australia

Chalk this one up to the accelerated growth of efficient solar technology. In Australia, a railroad company has restored a derelict heritage train to run completely on [...]

December 22, 2017 // 2 Comments

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