thermal compressor

thermal compressor

[′thər·məl kəm′pres·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A steam-jet ejector designed to compress steam at pressures above atmospheric.
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A thermal compressor retrieves the hydrogen by splitting water into its component elements--hydrogen and oxygen--via solar energy.
It also features a thermal compressor which can be used for stored use of the fuel cell to produce electrical charge, to propel the vehicle forward.
Its thermal compressor technology has demonstrated unparalleled performance in harnessing low-grade heat to generate deep refrigeration.