Low-power thermoelectric generator module for producing electricity

Because of the environmental problem, people are constantly searching for alternative methods to produce electricity, avoiding the use of fossil fuels. The present invention provides a solution to produce electricity from an alternative source, thermal energy. The invention is a low-power thermoelectric generator that takes advantage of the change in the temperature of the external environment, converting thermal energy into electrical energy.

This technology has been developed by a multidisciplinary team of the UTPL (Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja) where a patent application has been filed. The objective of the company represented is to find business partners interested in co-developing or licensing the patent of this invention to bring this innovation to the market.

Institution: Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja

TRL: 1-2

Protection status: Patent application

Contact: Laura Núñez / laura@viromii.com