Queen Máxima visits Plant-e

Posted by on Jun 12, 2017

Queen Máxima visits Plant-e

On June 7, 2017, Her Majesty Queen Máxima visited Plant-e. During a tour, Queen Máxima spoke to all the staff members who explained the different products that Plant-e has developed. One of those products is our DIY Box which allows people to build their own plant batteries to experiment with the technology themselves. At the moment Plant-e is developing a new DIY Box. The picture shows the...

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You can count on Plant-e

Posted by on May 31, 2017

You can count on Plant-e

Text by Tim Crolla, Projectmanager You can -literally- count on Plant-e! Near Utrecht, local plants produce electricity via Plant-e technology to power the first traffic count system. This Plant-pilot was officially opened on the 24th of May, by the deputy Jacqueline Verbeek-Nijhof from the province of Utrecht.   On the N401 near Kockengen, 42 Plant-e modules with local plants, power a...

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Living Light

Posted by on Apr 5, 2017

Living Light

Product designer Ermi van Oers used the Plant-e technology for her graduation project. The result is the Living Light. Just stroke the leaves and the lamp turns on! The coming year the Living Light will be developed to be accessible in your living room. We will keep you posted by the website and facebook. For more information: http://ermivanoers.nl/living-light-2/. Photo: Ermi van Oers

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Light at Wageningen UR

Posted by on Feb 16, 2017

Light at Wageningen UR

After the installation of the tubular system on the Wageningen UR Campus last autumn, the system is now up and running. By pushing the button the information display is illuminated. Foto: Sven Menschel; www.menschel-photo.com  

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Information about the High Level Group of Innovators

Posted by on Jan 25, 2017

Information about the High Level Group of Innovators

Marjolein Helder is a member of the High Level Group of Innovators. In this blog you will find the latest newsitems about the High Level Group. More information can also be found on the website of the European Commission: http://ec.europa.eu/research/eic/index.cfm   30 May 2017 The High Level Group of Innovators issues Statement of intent. More information on:...

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Plant-e installs demo at Wageningen UR

Posted by on Nov 9, 2016

Plant-e installs demo at Wageningen UR

Plant-e has installed a demo-installation on the Wageningen UR campus. It is the first installation of the tubular system in the Wageningen region. The new (water)garden at the campus, between the Atlas and Orion building, offers a place for experiments with new technologies and ideas. Plant-e now uses a plot toe test the tube system that makes it possible to generate electricity in wetlands. In...

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