X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Thermobility Wireless Power Generator Makes Power from Heat

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

Don’t look now, coppertop, but the Matrix has you. A company called Thermobility has unveiled a power generator for mobile devices that makes power from heat. The little device is aimed at low-power applications and is the size of a golf ball right now.

The device uses a heat sink with fins that gather heat and that heat is used to drive a Nextreme eTEG HV56 thermoelectric power generator. The maker says that the system is maintenance-free, and can run for decades with no interference.

The Thermobility WPG-1 generator can produce a constant voltage output of 3.3, 4.1, or 5.0 Vdc to electrical loads of 15kΩ and up. The WPG-1 is available for testing for $495. When we might see gear on the market using the tech is unknown.

Deals in The Technabob Shop




More from Awesomer Media...

Samsung Galaxy S8 & S8+

Samsung Galaxy S8 & S8+

Silicon Valley: Season 4 (Trailer)

Silicon Valley: Season 4 (Trailer)

A Crazy 1965 Ford Mustang Wagon Conversion

A Crazy 1965 Ford Mustang Wagon Conversion

Elon Musk Says No Central Speedo for You!

Elon Musk Says No Central Speedo for You!

Awesome Vintage Photo of Hamill, Fisher, and Ford

Awesome Vintage Photo of Hamill, Fisher, and Ford

New Alien: Covenant Poster Art Is Brilliantly Horrific

New Alien: Covenant Poster Art Is Brilliantly Horrific

Advertisement