04 Oct Smart Textile or how body movement can generate power
Posted at 10:57h in News, Techno News
A fabric designed to power wearable devices by harvesting energy from both sunlight and body movements can be produced on a standard industrial weaving machine, according to a new study.
Scientists in China and the United States have demonstrated how a glove-size piece of the “smart textile” could continuously power an electronic watch or charge a mobile phone using ambient sunlight and gentle body movements.
More about : http://www.livescience.com/56139-textile-harvests-energy-from-body-movements.html