A Novel Way to Convert Heat to Electricity

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-48933
Published September 01, 2023 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
  • English

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have fabricated a novel device that could dramatically boost the conversion of heat into electricity. If perfected, the technology could help recoup some of the recoverable heat energy that is wasted in the U.S. at a rate of about $100 billion each year.