ZF Energy Harvesting switches support ZigBee, KNX, GreenPower protocols

ZF has announced a family of batteryless, wireless multi-push button energy harvesting switches for smart home and building automation applications. The ZF Energy Harvesting switches are available as complete systems or discrete components for original equipment manufacturer (OEM) integratio, and support wireless standards including ZF proprietary, ZigBee, GreenPower, KNX or customer-specific protocols.

The multi-push button feature of the switches allows the modules to be reconfigured for a variety of applications, including lighting control and window and door monitoring. After being installed, the switches can be moved and reprogrammed for a new purpose, or pre-programmed as a multi-purpose system capable of controlling lights, blinds, HVAC systems, etc.

More information on the ZF Energy Harvesting switches can be found at www.switches-sensors.zf.com.