International Sugar Journal

Generating power from waste heat via thin films [Full subscriber]

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley have developed a thin-film system that can be used with sources of waste heat – such as computers, cars, or industrial processes – to generate electricity at levels said to be unprecedented for this kind of technology.

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New device harvests energy from waste heat [Registered]

Researchers at Duke University have created the first MEMS (microelectromechanical system) metamaterial device that emits patterns of thermal infrared light in a completely controllable manner, making harvesting energy from waste heat a real possibility.

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