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Ben Franklin Venture Idol Preview: EthosGen produces electricity from waste heat

Keystone Edge is profiling contestants in the upcoming Ben Franklin Venture Idol competition (Nov. 20 at Ben Franklin TechVentures). After earning their way through the afternoon selection process, entrepreneurs pitch their startups to investors and attendees. Ben Franklin will invest $15,000 based on the “crowd-funded” audience vote. It’s not as high visibility as wind or solar, but waste heat produced from industrial and manufacturing processes is a reliable and consistent source of renewable energy. EthosGen technology converts biomass into liquid fuels. Read more: