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Snow-powered nanogenerator works where solar panels don't

Gizmag - Tue 16 Apr 19

Snowy places aren't ideal for harvesting solar energy – panels can't do much if they're buried under blankets of snow, of course. Now a team from the University of California Los Angeles ...

Best in snow: New scientific device creates electricity from snowfall

Phys.org - Mon 15 Apr 19

UCLA researchers and colleagues have designed a new device that creates electricity from falling snow. The first of its kind, this device is inexpensive, small, thin and flexible like a sheet ...

Best in snow: New scientific device creates electricity from snowfall, ScienceDaily - Mon 15 Apr 19
Best in snow: New scientific device creates electricity from snowfall, Eurekalert - Mon 15 Apr 19

First-Of-Its-Kind Device Creates Electricity From Falling Snow

Geek.com - Wed 17 Apr 19

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow: UCLA researchers designed a device that creates electricity from falling snow. The first-of-its-kind machine also serves as a weather station, able to ...

Winter is coming, and researchers have found a way to generate electricity from it

Techspot - Tue 16 Apr 19

Clean energy is all the rage nowadays, but current technology is limiting its widespread adoption. Hydro and wind power are tough for the average person to make use of, and solar energy, though ...

Radical device that makes electricity from falling SNOW could keep solar panels clear during winter

Daily Mail - Tue 16 Apr 19

Scientists have engineered creative ways to capture the energy of nearly all of nature's most fundamental forces; from water and wind, to solar, and now for the first time ever, snow.

Winters Are Only Going to Get Worse, So Researchers Invented a Way to Generate Electricity from Snowfall

Gizmodo - Tue 16 Apr 19

The farther you get from the equator, the less effective solar panels become at reliably generating power all year round. And it’s not just the shorter spans of sunlight during the winter ...

Scientists find a way to produce renewable energy from snow

Inhabitat - Thu 18 Apr 19

Solar panels have trouble producing renewable energy whenever it snows. With winters expected to increase in severity because of climate change, generating power in the cold, snowy season will ...

Innovative First-of-its-Kind Nanogenerator Creates Electricity from Snowfall

AZoNano - Tue 16 Apr 19

UCLA scientists and colleagues have engineered a new device that produces electricity from falling snow. This device is the first of its kind and is economical, thin, small, and flexible resembling ...