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US20150040960 Artificial Turf, System for Generating Electrical Energy from Heat, and Building Comprising Such a System  
The invention relates to an artificial turf, comprising: a carrier, anda number of artificial grass fibres connected to the carrier and extending therefrom; wherein the artificial turf comprises...
US20140290712 Solar Thermoelectric Generator  
Solar thermoelectric generators (STEGs) are solid state heat engines that generate electricity from concentrated sunlight. A novel detailed balance model for STEGs is provided and applied to both...
US20100313926 HEAT-DRIVEN THERMOELECTRIC GENERATOR DEVICE  
A heat-driven thermoelectric generator device is provided. The thermoelectric generator device includes a heat-driven cooling module and a thermoelectric module. The heat-driven cooling module is...
US20060000501 Solar oven (cooker & heater)  
The Solar oven is using a solar radiation collection system and a photovoltaic heating system. The solar radiation collection panels heat the oven from the top. The photovoltaic system with its...
US20100252085 PORTABLE DIRECT SOLAR THERMOELECTRIC GENERATOR  
Various methods and apparatuses are described for a portable electric generator powered by a solar thermal electric power source. The device can transform from a compact tote-able configuration...
US20130291919 CONCENTRATED PHOTOVOLTAIC/QUANTUM WELL THERMOELECTRIC POWER SOURCE  
A solar power source is a multi-layer structure consisting of photovoltaic and quantum well thermoelectric modules in electrical contact with, but thermally insulating from, each other. The...
US20130180563 THERMALLY SWITCHED THERMOELECTRIC POWER GENERATION  
The Seebeck effect is the generation of a voltage between two junctions of dissimilar materials, and this effect is used to convert heat to electricity using thermoelectric modules containing a...
US20150243871 HYBRID SOLAR DEVICE FOR PRODUCING ELECTRICITY HAVING AN INCREASED LIFESPAN  
Solar device for generation of electricity comprising a stack including a reception face (2) that will receive a solar flux, a thermoelectric generator (4), said thermoelectric generator (4)...
US20080072949 Solar energy charging system on windshield  
A vehicular battery charging is accomplished by a solar battery charging system including a solar panel which can be attached to any edge of a windshield by way of being incorporated into the...
US20120192910 Dual path thermoelectric energy harvester  
A thermoelectric energy harvester comprises a cyclic energy input terminal supplying heat energy in a first part of the cycle to a thermal storage reservoir through a low thermal resistance...
US20080023057 Thermoelectric Conversion Module, and Thermoelectric Power Generating Device and Method, Exhaust Heat Recovery System, Solar Heat Utilization System, and Peltier Cooling and Heating System, Provided Therewith  
The thermoelectric conversion module is provided, comprising a plurality of thermoelectric elements, and respective thermoelectric elements are electrically connected by metal caps attached to...
US20110226301 THERMOELECTRIC COLLECTION AND STORAGE OF SOLAR ENERGY  
A thermoelectric collector generates electricity from solar energy which may be stored or used for various applications. In general, the collector utilizes a high density thermopile to generate...
US20110005562 Thermogenerator  
A thermogenerator including several thermocouples that are electrically connected together. The thermocouples are arranged between one hot side of the thermogenerator receiving a thermal flow and...
US20070240752 Built-in universal solar collector with its applied structures  
A diversified regeneration energy supplier with built-in universal solar collector of the present invention relates to a solar collector in a spherical, polygonal, approximately cylindrical, or...
US20130206199 Device and Method for Hybrid Solar-Thermal Energy Harvesting  
A thermoelectric generator and methods of fabricating a thermoelectric generator are disclosed. An exemplary thermoelectric generator includes an upper electrode, a lower electrode, and a...
US20080078435 Mechanical/Thermo-Voltaic Solar Power System  
A mechanical/thermo-voltaic solar power system (MeTSoPoS) that uses a thermopile generator, instead of the photovoltaic panel commonly in use today, is disclosed. The system is comprised of three...
US20130310908 PLASMONIC NANOPARTICLE-DOPED SILK MATERIALS  
Provided herein are silk fibroin-based photothermal elements and uses thereof. The silk fibroin-based photothermal elements comprise a plurality of plasmonic nanoparticle distributed in a silk...
US20150155413 SOLAR THERMOELECTRIC GENERATOR WITH INTEGRATED SELECTIVE WAVELENGTH ABSORBER  
The present disclosure is related to an apparatus for generating electric power from selected wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation and a method of manufacture of said apparatus. The apparatus...
US20130199591 Arrangement for Generating Electricity with Thermoplastic Generators and Solar Energy Collector Means  
An arrangement for generating electricity including thermoelectric generators, the generators converting a heat difference between a first and a second surface of a generator in electricity,...
US20090133732 Floating solar power collectors and application means  
A floating power station which can be stationary or movable with a solar power ship assembly which consists an power boat, a tow cable, a tow cable keeper, and many floating solar power stations...
US20150179910 System For Converting Thermal Energy Into Electrical Energy  
A system is configured to convert thermal energy into electrical energy, the system comprising a solar concentrator for directing sunlight to a portion of heat transfer fluid; said portion of heat...
US20110048487 Solar AMTEC Power System  
A solar AMTEC power system including a support structure, an electric generator segment connected to the support structure, the electric generator segment including a receiver and at least two...
US20130118543 GEOTHERMALLY-COOLED SOLAR THERMOELECTRIC ENERGY HARVESTER  
A solar thermoelectric generator (STEG) is disclosed. A STEG includes a thermoelectric generator (TEG) configured to convert light energy from solar light into electrical energy, and a heat...
US20140224295 EFFECTIVE AND SCALABLE SOLAR ENERGY COLLECTION AND STORAGE  
Solar energy collection and storage systems and processes of using such systems. Non-direct solar energy collection and storage systems can generate electricity from solar radiation using a solar...
US20100288322 Solar to electric system  
Conversion of solar heat into electrical energy is achieved using a parabolic reflector, a heat transfer medium, a high-density heat store and a thermoelectric generator. The system is useful for...
US20100019619 Connected Energy Converter, Generator Provided Therewith and Method for the Manufacture Thereof  
A high-output energy converter of an output-improving thermionic generator, thermally connected to other generators without moving parts that utilise the residual energy from the thermionic...
US20120180840 SOLAR THERMOELECTRIC CONVERSION  
Systems and methods utilizing solar-electrical generators are discussed. Solar-electrical generators are disclosed having a radiation-capture structure and one or more thermoelectric converters....
US20080283109 Space solar power system for thermochemical processing and electricity production  
Thermochemical processing systems for the production of electricity and chemicals using energy from an orbiting space solar power satellite (100). Methods of producing electricity and chemicals...
US20100031991 CONCENTRATING PHOTOVOLTAIC GENERATION SYSTEM  
A concentrating photovoltaic generation system including a photovoltaic generator which converts solar light into electric power, a reflector panel which concentrates solar light onto the...
US20150114442 PHOTOELECTRIC CELL  
A photoelectric cell includes at least one photoelectric conversion module. The at least one photoelectric conversion module includes a first photoelectric conversion element and a second...
US20130319493 COATINGS FOR OPTICAL COMPONENTS OF SOLAR ENERGY SYSTEMS  
The present application is directed to a method of providing a coating to a surface of an optical element of a solar energy conversion system. The method comprises contacting the surface of the...
US20100288326 Solar home electrification with grid connection  
A means of providing solar powered electricity for day and nighttime use supported in part by power from the grid to allow a small generator to electrify the home or business with a small...
US20150219368 DISTRIBUTED THERMOELECTRIC STRING AND INSULATING PANEL  
Inexpensive, lightweight, flexible heating and cooling panels with highly distributed thermoelectric elements are provided. A thermoelectric “string” is described that may be woven or assembled...
US20120060885 DISTRIBUTED THERMOELECTRIC STRING AND INSULATING PANEL  
Inexpensive, lightweight, flexible heating and cooling panels with highly distributed thermoelectric elements are provided. A thermoelectric “string” is described that may be woven or assembled...
US20120048322 DEVICE FOR CONVERTING INCIDENT RADIATION INTO ELECTRICAL ENERGY  
In various embodiments of the present invention, a device for converting incident radiation to electrical energy is provided. The device includes a Thermoelectric Generator (TEG) and a...
US20120067391 SOLAR THERMOELECTRIC POWER GENERATION SYSTEM, AND PROCESS FOR MAKING SAME  
A solar thermoelectric power generation system includes roofing products such as shingles with solar heat reflective areas and roofing products with solar heat absorptive areas. Thermoelectric...
US20090266394 Electric generation system  
To utilize solar energy without loosing the laminating function. For this purpose, there is provided an electric generation system for generating an electric power utilizing solar energy falling...
US20130278201 MULTIPLE LAYER SOLAR ENERGY HARVESTING COMPOSITION AND METHOD, SOLAR ENERGY HARVESTING BUCKYBALL, INDUCTIVE COUPLING DEVICE; VEHICLE CHASSIS; ATMOSPHERIC INTAKE HYDROGEN MOTOR; ELECTRICAL ENERGY GENERATING TIRE; AND MECHANICAL ENERGY HARVESTING DEVICE  
A multiple layer composition and method for deposition of a solar energy harvesting strip onto a driving surface that will allow electric cars to charge by an inductive coupling is provided. The...
US20140041704 Apparatus Pertaining to the Co-Generation Conversion of Light Into Electricity  
An apparatus comprising a high-temperature photovoltaic transducer that is disposed between a source of light and another modality of solar energy conversion such that both the high-temperature...
US20110005563 Thermal Solar System  
A thermal solar system including a collector that is connected to a heat sink, in particular a heat storage medium, by way of a solar circuit containing a heat exchange medium. To reduce...
US20070227574 Tracking solar power system  
A tracking solar power system is disclosed. The tracking solar power system includes: a solar power substructure and a platform having a first degree of freedom. The solar power substructure is...
US20110100406 SPLIT THERMO-ELECTRIC STRUCTURE AND DEVICES AND SYSTEMS THAT UTILIZE SAID STRUCTURE  
The invention is a Split-Thermo-Electric Structure (STES) and devices and systems that utilize said structure. The STES comprises a first thermo-electric element at an elevated temperature and a...
US20140158177 PRODUCING CURRENT THAT IS NOT ESSENTIALLY STEADY DIRECT CURRENT  
A machine, manufacture, article, process, and product produced thereby, as well as necessary intermediates, which in some cases, pertains to power sources, units thereof, etc. Illustratively, the...
US20150059819 SOLAR POWER GENERATION DEVICE  
In a solar power generation device concentrating solar light to solar cells by a reflecting mirror and converting solar energy into electric energy, a cooling pipe is arranged above the reflecting...
US20090260667 Solar Thermoelectric Conversion  
Systems and methods utilizing solar-electrical generators are discussed. Solar-electrical generators are disclosed having a radiation-capture structure and one or more thermoelectric converters....
US20110259386 THERMOELECTRIC GENERATING MODULE  
A thermoelectric generating module includes at least one thermoelectric unit and at least one light-concentrating unit. The thermoelectric unit has a first surface and a second surface disposed...
US20140060604 Solar Power Conversion System with Directionally - And Spectrally - Selective Properties Based on a Reflective Cavity  
Solar power conversion system. The system includes a cavity formed within an enclosure having highly specularly reflecting in the IR spectrum inside walls, the enclosure having an opening to...
US20090229650 Solar thermoelectric power station  
A solid-state thermoelectric generator device can directly drive a high voltage grid at voltage without a special step-up transformer. Phase sensing, output voltage and waveform of the generator...
US20100175733 MACHINE COMPRISING A SOLAR HEAT SOURCE  
The invention relates to a structure containing components for collecting, transferring and storing heat energy originating from solar energy, wherein said components are pre-coupled and mounted...
US20090293938 PHOTO CELL WITH SPACED ANTI-OXIDATION MEMBER ON FLUID LOOP  
A fluid tube routes a fluid adjacent to a source of heat to heat the fluid. The heated fluid is passed adjacent to cells which receive infrared radiation from the heated fluid. An anti-corrosion...

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