Posts tagged: Nanotechnology

Toward Tiny, Solar-powered Sensors

(Nanowerk News) The latest buzz in the information technology industry regards “the Internet of things” — the idea that vehicles, appliances, civil-engineering structures, manufacturing equipment, and even livestock would have their own embedded sensors that report information directly to networked servers, aiding with maintenance and the coordination of tasks. Realizing that vision, however, will require […]

Nanotech Spray-on Film Turns Windows Into Solar Panels

Nanotech Spray-on Film Turns Windows Into Solar Panels Ensol a Norwegian solar power company have created a film designed to be sprayed onto windows and surfaces converting them in to energy sources. Original post: Nanotech Spray-on Film Turns Windows Into Solar Panels | Geeky Gadgets … http://www.ifilmchannel.com/ Tweet

Nanotech coatings produce 20 times more electricity from sewage

Nanotech coatings produce 20 times more electricity from sewage … Categories: NEWS, EVENTS & ARTICLES | 21.07.2010. Engineers have made a significant advance toward producing electricity from sewage, by the use of new coatings on the anodes of microbial electrochemical cells that increased the electricity … The findings bring the researchers one step closer to […]

A new world record for thin-film solar

Image by Getty Images via Daylife Nanotechnology Now – Press Release: “Stuttgart solar researchers … With an efficiency of 20.1 percent, scientists at the Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg, Germany (Centre for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research, ZSW) have set a new world record for thin-film solar … Tweet