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Hydrogen and Fuel Cells: Emerging Technologies and by Bent Sørensen

By Bent Sørensen

A hydrogen financial system, within which this one gasoline presents the resource of all power wishes, is frequently touted because the long term method to the environmental and protection difficulties linked to fossil fuels. in spite of the fact that, ahead of hydrogen can be utilized as gas on a world scale we needs to determine competitively priced technique of generating, storing, and dispensing the fuel, advance fee effective applied sciences for changing hydrogen to electrical energy (e.g. gasoline cells), and growing the infrastructure to aid all this. Sorensen is the single textual content to be had that offers modern assurance of some of these concerns at a degree acceptable for the technical reader.

The booklet not just describes the "how" and "where" points of hydrogen fuels cells utilization, but in addition the hindrances and merits of its use, in addition to the social implications (both economically and environmental). Written by means of a world-renowned researcher in strength platforms, this completely illustrated and cross-referenced booklet is a wonderful reference for researchers, pros and scholars within the box of renewable energy.

  • Updated sections on PEM gasoline cells, Molten carbonate cells, sturdy Oxide cells and Biofuel cells
  • Updated material to mirror the turning out to be advertisement attractiveness of desk bound and conveyable gas mobile platforms, whereas additionally spotting the continuing learn in automobile gasoline mobilephone systems
  • A new instance of a nearby process in keeping with renewable strength resources displays the transforming into overseas cognizance to makes use of of renewable strength as a part of the strength grid
  • Examples of existence cycle research of environmental and social impacts

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