Get Smart Guide: Energy Innovation for the Consumer Electronics Industry

The allure of consumer electronics has been a part of our society since Thomas Edison’s first power plant was built in the early 1880s. The idea of owning a device that took on a life of its own, when supplied with electricity, was a fascination nearly everyone shared. Even during the Great Depression, U.S. Census figures showed that over 12 million residents had new radios, 75% of which were purchased on installation payments due to the dark financial times. Since then, interest in consumer electronics has only grown…