Thermoelectric

04.04.11
Researchers find graphene transistors cool themselves, silicon counterparts seethe with envy
04.04.11

Researchers find graphene transistors cool themselves, silicon counterparts seethe with envy

We've seen graphene promise some pretty slick tricks already: budget-minded bendable batteries, sup...

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03.24.11
Energy-efficient military uniforms to make solar-powered necktie so last season
03.24.11

Energy-efficient military uniforms to make solar-powered necktie so last season

This definitely isn't the first time we've heard of wearable solar cells, but a new development und...

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06.13.10
Inhabitat's Week in Green: solar buildings, solar stadiums, and an algae-powered lamp
06.13.10

Inhabitat's Week in Green: solar buildings, solar stadiums, and an algae-powered lamp

The Week in Green is a new item from our friends at Inhabitat, recapping the week's most interestin...

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03.06.10
Apple patent filings detail methods of keeping your devices cool
03.06.10

Apple patent filings detail methods of keeping your devices cool

Apple is a pretty innovative company, and here at TUAW we receive a lot of tips about new patents th...

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01.11.09
Corsair's Peltier memory cooler gets demonstrated
01.11.09

Corsair's Peltier memory cooler gets demonstrated

Corsair's Dominator memory can apparently get quite hot, particularly if the overclocking bug catch...

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12.26.08
Waste heat close to becoming useful in cooling / lighting applications
12.26.08

Waste heat close to becoming useful in cooling / lighting applications

Not that waste heat in general hasn't been repurposed for non-wasteful activities before, but resea...

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07.25.08
Another team figures out how to convert waste heat into energy
07.25.08

Another team figures out how to convert waste heat into energy

Not that mad scientists haven't figured out a way to convert waste heat into energy, but a team fro...

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01.21.08
Researchers hope to charge up gadgetry with body heat
01.21.08

Researchers hope to charge up gadgetry with body heat

We've heard of firms tinkering with the idea of converting excess heat directly to energy, and appa...

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01.21.08
Researchers hope to charge up gadgetry with body heat
01.21.08

Researchers hope to charge up gadgetry with body heat

We've heard of firms tinkering with the idea of converting excess heat directly to energy, and appa...

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