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Roadway Waste Heat Electricity Production Using Impoved Roadway Paving Technologies

Award Information
Agency: Department of Transportation
Branch: N/A
Contract: DTRT57-09-C-10042
Agency Tracking Number: DTRT57-09-C-10042
Amount: $99,947.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Solicitation Topic Code: 091FH5
Solicitation Number: DTRT5709RSBIR1
Solicitation Year: 2009
Award Year: 2009
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): N/A
Award End Date (Contract End Date): N/A
Small Business Information
9453 William Kirk Lane, BURKE, VA, 22015
DUNS: 827700563
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Lennox Superville
 Principal Investigator
 (919) 870-9004
Business Contact
 Saul Rosenberg
Title: Principal
Phone: (703) 678-5810
Research Institution

Planphoria will research, define and develp methods to turn our nation's roadways into a giant energy collection and transference system that produces low cost electrical energy close to point of use.  Though roadway environmental conditions change, and different roadway requirements vastly differ from the requirements of other roadways, we will determine the feasibility of this concept by leading and managing a Research and Development effort to determine how roadways may be improved using photo-voltaic, and piezoelectric paving methods and electricity generation using thermal differential engines.  Planphoria believes that these methods can be integrated into new and exisiting roadway systems (independently or collectively) as environmental conditions dictate, to produce a substantial electrical current.


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