Do you also get annoyed when your phone runs out of battery so quickly? A lot of very interesting developments are taking place regarding generating energy in a sustainable way. Therefore, in our sustainable city of the future, energy is being generated by means of human movement. In this blog I want to discuss three examples of how we can use our own movements to generate sustainable energy.
The first example is a shoe that can be connected to your phone. When you walk, the movements of your feet are being collected and passed through a wire that goes to your phone. This way, you can charge your phone while walking.
A second way to generate electricity is a backpack that charges devices while you walk. The concept behind this backpack started with how static electricity works. When two oppositely charged surfaces come into contact and then separate, they release…
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