A Comprehensive Review of Energy Harvesting Techniques and its Potential Applications

  title={A Comprehensive Review of Energy Harvesting Techniques and its Potential Applications},
  author={Shancymol Sojan and R. K. Kulkarni},
  journal={International Journal of Computer Applications},
In the recent years, obtaining a sustainable form of energy to power various autonomous wireless and portable devices is increasingly becoming a matter of concern and various alternate sources of energy have been explored. This paper discusses energy harvesting or energy scavenging as an efficient approach to cater to the energy needs of portable electronics. A comparison of various ambient sources for harvesting energy is done and an insight into some applications based on this concept is made… 

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