Latest Thermoelectricity Stories

2012-07-25 23:01:08

The Board of Directors of Tellurex Corporation, makers of the off-grid power generators tPOD1 and tPOD5, gathered to elect new leadership. The move is described by Clyde McKenzie, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, as an integral step forward in its continued development of thermoelectric thermal management and power generation products and engineered solutions. Traverse City, MI (PRWEB) July 25, 2012 Tellurex Corporation of Traverse City, Michigan announced on July 19th, 2012 that its...

2012-07-12 23:01:49

Mr. Fawkes brings deep experience in scaling a business, supply chain operations, and cleantech corporate governance. HAYWARD, Calif. (PRWEB) July 12, 2012 Alphabet Energy Inc., innovator of thermoelectric products for waste-heat recovery, has appointed Michael Fawkes, a Silicon Valley veteran, to its board of directors. Mr. Fawkes´ career has included senior finance and supply chain responsibilities at Hewlett Packard, where he was responsible for one of the largest supply chains in...

2012-07-11 13:36:54

Researchers who are studying a new magnetic effect that converts heat to electricity have discovered how to amplify it a thousand times over - a first step in making the technology more practical. In the so-called spin Seebeck effect, the spin of electrons creates a current in magnetic materials, which is detected as a voltage in an adjacent metal. Ohio State University researchers have figured out how to create a similar effect in a non-magnetic semiconductor while producing more...

2012-06-12 23:00:58

Tellurex Corporation nears completion of design and engineering development of new tea candle-powered tPOD1. Company announces production to begin in July, 2012. Traverse City, MI (PRWEB) June 12, 2012 Tellurex Corporation is close to reaching its funding goal through Kickstarter.com to complete the design, engineering, and tooling for the tPOD1. Powered using heat from a simple tea candle, the Tellurex tPOD1 (Patent Pending) produces enough electricity to light up a room or charge a...

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