A Lot Of Heat Is Wasted, So Why Not Convert It Into Power?
August 20, 2015
What if there were a way to take the waste heat that spews from car tailpipes or power plant chimneys and turn it into electricity? Matt Scullin thinks there is, and he’s formed a company to turn that idea into a reality.
The key to Scullin’s plans is something called thermoelectrics. “A thermoelectric is a material that turns heat into electricity,” he says.