Hurricanes and energy prices

October 12th, 2020

Editor’s note: APPI energy services are included in the membership benefit package offered by Industrial Fabrics Association International. The following information is provided by APPI. It wouldn’t be 2020 if we weren’t facing a record-breaking hurricane season, now would it? We’ve had a particularly active hurricane season so far, with 25 named storms—a number that […]

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Soft and flexible fabric generates electricity

November 1st, 2018

What if your favorite shirt could also power your digital watch? Researchers at Sweden’s Chalmers University of Technology have created a woven fabric that generates electricity when stretched or exposed to pressure. Working in cooperation with the Swedish School of Textiles in Borås and the research institute Swerea IVF, researchers Anja Lund and Christian Müller […]

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