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2. Theoretical Considerations
2.1. Power Source of RFID Tags
2.2. Principle of RFID-Based Monitoring Networks
2.3. Model of RF Wave Transmission
2.4. Influence of Electromagnetism
2.5. Influence of Wind
3. Prototype Design
3.1. Energy Harvester on 110 kv Lines
3.2. Voltage Conversion Circuit
3.3. Energy Transmitter
4. Experiment and Results
Conflicts of Interest
|RFID||Radio Frequency Identification Devices|
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|Lithium battery||Small, light, high power density, low cost||Cannot work for years without charging |
|Photovoltaic panel||Can work even when power line is turn off||Not always available (nights, occlusion with snow etc.), can be destroyed by hail, requires high capacity energy storage |
|Thermobattery||Light enough to installation, can work under harsh environment||Requires electric current in the conductor, needs radiator |
|Vibration-power generating battery||Can work even when power line is turn off||Not always stable, requires high capacity energy storage, moving parts can hardly be mounted on a power line |
|Radio frequency (RF) energy powered from relay (This work)||Light, have simple circuit architecture||Needs a self-powered relay|
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