LLIS Good Story: Hurricane Sandy: Mobile Power Devices Used to Convert Kinetic Energy to Electricity [open pdf - 219KB]
"Following Hurricane Sandy, an electronics company provided nPower Personal Energy Generators (PEGs), small, wand-like devices that when shaken or worn during normal daily activities convert kinetic energy into electricity, to relief workers and survivors in some of the most devastated disaster areas. These nPower PEGs enabled relief workers and survivors to recharge their communication devices and maintain communications during the critical days of recovery."
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