Electricity from heat – on a chip?

Using thermionic energy conversion Eneco are working on a solid-state (no moving parts) chip that can convert (waste) heat into electricity at efficiencies between 20 and 30 percent. That is pretty impressive.

Green Business News – an IT Week blog: Eneco details revolutionary power chip

Watch out for this technology, in a business sense this could be quite disruptive (i.e. a good investment if the development pans out!)

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