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Review Article

A Structural Review of Thermoelectricity for Fuel Cell CCHP Applications

Figure 16

Influence of thermal environment on optimal working conditions of TEGs (adapted from [27]).
(a) TEG model with ideal thermal contacts to heat source
(b) TEG model with non-ideal thermal contacts to heat source
(c) Normalised output power as a function of maximization ratio (m)
(d) Normalised output power as a function of normalised efficiency for both TEGs

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