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Another idea is creating electricity through thermoelectricity, converting variations in temperature into electric voltage.
Thermoelectricity—or electricity produced through temperature differences—originated in 1821 when Thomas Seebeck and Jean Peltier discovered the conversion of heat to electricity.
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