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Learn all about Murata’s award-winning small energy devices (UMA series). The UMA energy saving devices can be used as a power supply or secondary battery for backup in various applications such wearable devices and healthcare. UMA series - Overview These energy devices can provide a safe and small solution for your next design. Related articles: Part 2: Murata to realize Energy Harvesting for IoT - UMA series / Features & Benefit Part 3: Murata to realize Energy Harvesting for ...
(Image credit: Pexels)   Coal ranks number one on the dirty scale when it comes to burning fossil fuels for power generation. When coal burns, it releases carbon dioxide and methane, known emissions that contribute significantly to global warming. It also creates sulfur dioxide (SO2), nitrogen oxides (NOx), mercury along with particulate matter or soot, all of which have a negative impact on both the environment and humans. As a result, more plants have shifted to natural gas and renewable ...
Renewable energy development in the California desert. (Image credit: Bureau of Land Management via Flickr)   California is on track to reach 50% of their renewable energy goal ten years ahead of schedule, according to the California Public Utilities Commission RPS (Renewable Portfolio Standard) report, released back in November. The state’s primary utilities have already met (or are about to exceed) their renewable energy target of 33% by 2020 and is on track to hit their 2030 goal ...