Energy Harvesting Solutions

Energy Harvesting devices can derive energy from a variety of sources including solar, vibration, and temperature variation. By utilizing these natural energy sources, designers can create applications that are maintenance-free and allow for new forms of implementation. With the broadest selection of energy harvesting devices and components in the industry, Digi-Key offers solutions and the most flexible options for your Energy Harvesting design.

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Suitable for industrial applications, portable instrumentation, portable battery powered tools, and portable medical devices.
Publish Date: 2012-06-29
Provides high capacitance combined with low ESR, making it ideal for battery replacement and other long term hold-up applications.
Publish Date: 2012-06-29
Capacitors designed for use in applications which demand low impedance, high ripple, miniaturization, and ultra long life properties.
Publish Date: 2012-09-07
STMicroelectronics' solar battery charger consists of a DC-DC step up converter transferring energy from a solar panel to a load by using embedded MPPT algorithm.
Publish Date: 2013-07-02

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Vibration energy harvesting is cost effective as there are low ownership costs and it may replace traditional battery power. See Volture products from Mide'.
Publish Date: 2011-03-30
Interactive lighting from ams for general lighting, commercial, and industrial applications.
Publish Date: 2012-11-26
Combining the high reliability EEPROM process and a serial interface.
Publish Date: 2013-08-02
Manufactured with a magnetic metal composite which offers advantages over traditional ferrite inductors.
Publish Date: 2013-12-12

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Travis from DigiKey gives us a peek at renewable energy components from Linear Tech and Marlow Industries.
Publish Date: 2018-01-30
The LT3652 is a complete monolithic step-down battery charger that operates over a 4.95V to 32V input voltage range.
Publish Date: 2013-02-28
The Solar Car team discusses the next process in designing and assembling the solar car Quantum. They show us the process of using carbon fiber for the car.
Publish Date: 2012-06-08
The Cymbet EnerChip CC CBC3112 provides the power back-up for the Micro Crystal 2123 Real Time Clock with integrated oscillator. This combination is the smallest and thinnest footprint RTC back-up solution available.
Publish Date: 2012-06-08
Panasonic Glass-Type Solar Cells