Cooling systems and methods for thermoelectric power generation

Patent Number: 10,184,726
Issued: 1/22/2019
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Abstract: Systems and methods for cooling a power generation working fluid are disclosed that reduce the amount of cooling fluid used. These systems and methods save on water usage in the generation of power by thermoelectric power generation systems.
Filed: 8/1/2017
Application Number: 15/666,395
Government Interests: STATEMENT OF GOVERNMENT INTEREST This invention was made with Government support under Contract No. DE-NA0003525 awarded by the United States Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration. The Government has certain rights in the invention.