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Waste heat News (2 articles)

MIT research signals a better way to harness waste heat

New MIT research points the way to a technology that might make it possible to harvest much of the wasted heat produced by everything from computer processor chips to car engines to electric powerplants, and turn it into usable electricity. More than half of the energy consumed worldwide is...

Published on 18 November 2009, 12:23

Waste heat from electricity production could be used to heat our homes and business

The UK could save 10m tonnes of carbon dioxide every year if the waste heat from some of the country's biggest power stations was diverted to warm homes and offices, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Southampton and the Institution of Civil Engineers...

Published on 10 June 2009, 18:03