Boosting gas mileage by turning engine heat into electricity

22 julio 2015

Automakers are looking for ways to improve their fleets’ average fuel efficiency, and scientists may have a new way to help them. The team reports the development of a material that could convert engine heat that’s otherwise wasted into electrical energy to help keep a car running — and reduce the need for fuels. It could also have applications in aerospace, manufacturing and other sectors.img src=»» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/