Saudi Arabia building world’s largest green hydrogen plant at Neom

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The American gas giant Air Products & Chemicals announced this week that it will build the world’s largest green hydrogen plant in Saudi Arabia. And renewable hydrogen is the best gas. Hyzon, a hydrogen fuelled bus.

Whither hydrogen?

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city will have a fleet (more than 10) of public vehicles--buses, or taxis, or garbage collection or police or whatever--powered by hydrogen.    As I see it, the major hurdles with hydrogen powered vehicles are: 1) Developing a fuel cell that will be cheap enough to mass produceand sell.  2) Producing hydrogen.    Initially, hydrogen production will be fossil fuel based.  Cue flashback music. On December 21, 2005, I wrote.

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Honda gives itself room to delay FCV hydrogen car until June 2017

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Honda gives itself room to delay FCV hydrogen car until June 2017

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Boeing Suceed in Flying Hydrogen Airplane

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Boeing, the aircraft manufacturer responsible for some of the largest aircraft in the skies, announced this week that it has successfully performed the first ever test flight of a manned aircraft powered by hydrogen fuel cells. Alternative Energy aircraft fuel cell hydrogen

Are hydrogen-fueled cars pie-in-the-sky?

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CEM Issue #103 • January/February, 2007, Backwoods Home Magazine Hydrogen-fueled cars is a topic of much discussion these days. freed from dependence on foreign oil often assume the hydrogen-fuel automobile is just around the corner, if only big oil would get out of the way and an infrastructure of fueling stations built. What is hydrogen? Hydrogen is our lightest and most basic element and makes up more of the world than any other element. By Jeffrey Yago, P.E.,

GP Exclusive Interview: Turkey Beginning to Lay Infrastructure for Hydrogen Economy

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Hydrogen-fueled vehicles and power systems could be feasible in Turkey by 2020, says Mustafa Hatipo?lu, lu, managing director of the UN’s International Centre for Hydrogen Energy Technologies in Istanbul. Since it was established in Istanbul eight years ago, the International Centre for Hydrogen Energy Technologies (ICHET), a project of the United Nations International Development Organization, has been developing a series of small, experimental hydrogen energy projects.

Mayor of London's Hydrogen Highway

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by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, is to help create Britain's first "hydrogen highway", using a scheme to promote zero-emission cars along the lines of the one that has been introduced in California by State Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. The Mayor of London wants to make Britain a leader in fuel cell technology and is planning a network of hydrogen filling stations in the capital.

Enstorage Pioneers 50kW Hydrogen Bromine Storage in Israel

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connected a 50 kW Hydrogen Bromine flow battery to the grid at their test site in southern Israel. One advantage of Enstorage’s hydrogen bromine flow battery is that the chemicals used are abundant and therefore relatively inexpensive. Hydrogen can be extracted water and bromine is component of Dead Sea salt. A third advantage of Enstorage’s Hydrogen Bromine flow battery has to do with the concept of a “flow battery.” Energy storage company Enstorage Inc.

Morocco University Excited Over First Wind-hydrogen System Installation

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Training, teaching and researching the wind: Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane gets Africa’s first wind-hydrogen system. Morocco’s renewable energy push received yet another boost last week with the installation of the first-ever wind-hydrogen system in Africa. ” According to reports, Pure Energy Centre has been commissioned specifically for that purpose, to design and install a hydrogen energy storage system.

DIY – Convert Your car to use Hydrogen Today

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The United Nuclear Hydrogen Fuel System Kit converts your existing vehicle to run on Hydrogen. Complete hydrogen conversion kits will soon be available for various late-model cars & trucks as well as individual system components for those who choose to assemble their own kits. Included in the kits (and also available separately) is our solar powered Hydrogen Generator that manufactures the Hydrogen fuel for your vehicle at virtually zero cost.

The Limitation of Hydrogen Car Conversion Kits

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On that list is an abundant element – Hydrogen. Hydrogen though is not available in its elemental state on Earth. Hydrogen in fossil fuels reacts with oxygen in the atmosphere to release chemical energy. This is the first hurdle of hydrogen-as-a-fuel systems. To use hydrogen as a fuel, energy is required to free hydrogen into its elemental state. A Google search yields a zillion results for the term ‘hydrogen conversion kits’.

DIY – Convert Your car to use Hydrogen Today

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The United Nuclear Hydrogen Fuel System Kit converts your existing vehicle to run on Hydrogen. Complete hydrogen conversion kits will soon be available for various late-model cars & trucks as well as individual system components for those who choose to assemble their own kits. Included in the kits (and also available separately) is our solar powered Hydrogen Generator that manufactures the Hydrogen fuel for your vehicle at virtually zero cost.

Cars Running Off the Most Abundant Element? Brilliant!

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While your car may not run on air, it will be able to run off of the next best thing, hydrogen gas. Hydrogen is the most abundant element in the universe and it’s now poised to power your vehicle, as NASA explains. As a nearly infinite fuel source, the notion of hydrogen-fueled vehicles has swept […]. alternative energy eco-innovation green technology green transportation saving energy hydrogen fuel cells for cars

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Bosphorus To Become Center of Hydrogen Energy Production If Second Canal Is Built

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But authorities at Turkey’s center for hydrogen energy technology see a silver lining: the canal could enable Turkey to become one of the world’s most important producers of hydrogen energy. The proposed canal has been slammed by Turkish environmentalists.

Indian scientist develops secure way to store and transport hydrogen

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Sonia Renthlei: An Indian scientist at the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute or Neeri has claimed to have developed a safe method to store as well as transport hydrogen. The technique involves converting hydrogen into a safe and transportable form and reconverting it into its pure form before use in fuel cell-based vehicles. Hydrogen. Lately, a lot of research and time has been dedicated to creating a safe storage method for hydrogen.

Future Perfect: Producing hydrogen fuel from wastewater

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We have been listening about the green potentials of hydrogen based energy technology for quite some time now. Reason for this is the fact that hydrogen is an energy carrier, which doesn’t occur naturally. And, the artificial production of hydrogen faces huge technological and cost based challenges. It has been shown that hydrogen could be produced from wastewater through new carbon neutral processes. The hydrogen can then be used in fuel cells.

Student creates solar reactor to produce hydrogen

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Sonia Renthlei: Generating hydrogen from renewables is a question which has baffled scientists the world over. Traditionally, hydrogen is created from natural gas. The process facilitates the release of greenhouse gases as it is transformed into hydrogen. Laird and Suresh Advani, have created a reactor that utilizes zinc oxide powder and highly concentrated sunlight to create solar hydrogen, a clean and sustainable fuel with no emissions.

Getting Personal With 94 Elements – from Hydrogen to Plutonium (Video)

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Enter 94 Elements, a global filmmaking project which aims to create beautiful short films that depict the every day, personal uses of each element – from Hydrogen to Plutonium. If you’re anything like me, you never memorized the periodic table and probably never will, but understanding what its symbols represent is becoming increasingly important – because many of them are running out.

Honda unveils Japan's first hydrogen station powered by the sun

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Sonia Renthlei: Renowned Japanese automobile manufacturer, Honda, recently lifted the curtains off its Solar Hydrogen Station at Saitama Prefectural Office. Located in Tokyo, the station will serve as a platform for producing, storing and dispensing hydrogen fuel. Honda Introduces Solar Hydrogen Station on Saitama Prefectural Office Grounds. Honda Introduces Solar Hydrogen Station on Saitama Prefectural Office Grounds.

BlackLight Power achieves breakthrough in hydrogen generation

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has announced a breakthrough in green energy technology which could revolutionize the way we derive hydrogen gas for use in automobiles and other applications. BlackLight’s technology involves converting water vapor to a stable form of hydrogen called Hydrino and generating electricity from the process. The new Hydrino releases around 200 times more power than burning hydrogen. Hydrogen may be the most abundant element in the atmosphere but it isn’t naturally available.

Light and hydrogen proclaimed as new biofuels

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Recently, researchers have considered light and hydrogen as pertinent to the creation of more efficient fuel cells. Leeds research aims to explore the potential of biofuel cells dependent on bacterial enzymes that incorporate light or hydrogen gas in their chemical reactions to release energy. glucose or hydrogen) while the other sends electrons to oxygen molecules to make water.

HyperSolar announces hydrogen generation breakthrough using water and sunlight

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Sonia Renthlei: HyperSolar has announced that it has successfully developed its breakthrough proof of concept prototype that revolves around producing renewable hydrogen using water and sunlight. The company’s announcement comes on the heels of BlackLight Power’s equally exciting breakthrough around the same time that also involves generating hydrogen but using a different process.

Hydrogen Bombing To Prevent Global Warming?

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Climate change is one of the largest and most problematic environmental issues that could ever be addressed, with many scientists racing to be the first to introduce radical new theories that could well save the world. Global warming and how to prevent it is a popular topic with everybody these days, though not one easily resolved, unless of course you are a geo-engineer.

Hydrogen fueled robot successfully mimics jellyfish

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Robotic jellyfish fueled by hydrogen. But, beyond the novelty of form and uniqueness of movement, the ‘Robojelly’ does fulfill one criteria that endows it with green credentials; the whole conception is powered by hydrogen fuel. In fact, touted as the first successful underwater robot that utilizes external clean hydrogen as a fuel source, the contraption’s delicate movement is intrinsically related to its power generation.

Toyota to Sell Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Sedans Next Year

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Toyota, which has said it wants to sell an “affordable” hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle by 2015, has further committed to launching a zero-emission fuel-cell sedan and will likely begin selling the cars in the US next year, according to media reports.

Economic hydrogen production is possible using nuclear plants

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Ishan Sidhu: It has been decades since technology to produce hydrogen fuel , which can replace diesel, gasoline and other fossil fuels, is available. Recently, as per a report of a scientist now it’s time when commercial production of hydrogen fuel will begin and the concerns regarding air pollution and foreign oil will be eased. Nuclear power plants can produce hydrogen to fuel the “hydrogen economy”. On a very small scale hydrogen is produced by electrolysis.

Bor4Store project to develop storage for hydrogen fuel cells

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With a view to furthering the development of efficient fuel cell-based components, the European Technology Initiative’s Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking or FCH-JU will be providing much-needed financial help towards the development of hydrogen solid-state containers. The project is vital in view of the fact that storing hydrogen can be risky owing to its volatile nature.

Solar powered hydrogen filling station opens in Germany

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Solar powered hydrogen filling station opens in Germany. Fraunhofer ISE has opened a public hydrogen filling station in Freiburg, Germany, which has been created to serve as a demonstration platform for a clean fuel dispensing station network that is planned for the state. While many worry about the energy required to electrolyze water to produce hydrogen, this self sufficient filling station makes use of clean solar energy for the process. Please login. Sign In.

New catalyst permits convenient storage and transportation of hydrogen

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Pratima Kalra: Scientists at the Brookhaven National Laboratory, with the help of its collaborators, have developed a new catalyst that can reversibly convert hydrogen gas into carbon dioxide to produce a liquid, called formic acid. Hydrogen has always remained an attractive source of fuel, especially as it does not produce any toxic products or even greenhouse gasses. New catalyst for safe, reversible hydrogen storage.

Hydrogen fuel cells get a boost from UCF

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Among the renewables, hydrogen is fast becoming the source of choice. Researchers from University of Central Florida appear to have found a way to make hydrogen fuel cells more cost effective and efficient. Researchers Create More Efficient Hydrogen Fuel Cells. Generally, the catalysts used for hydrogen fuel cells consist of platinum as many other elements aren’t able to withstand the cell’s acidic solvents which convert chemical energy into electrical energy.

Pee Power is making energy from urine in Africa

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This readily available “resource”, whether it be from animal or human origin, is now being experimented with to actually generate electricity by using our pee’s basic ingredients to create enough hydrogen to provide electricity for both homes and businesses. Four teenagers in Lagos Nigeria, working on a school project, created a practical way to separate hydrogen from urine, and then use it to power a generator to create electricity (see photo above).

Honda FCTourer: A hydrogen powered concept with robotic design

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Firstly, it’s the hydrogen engine of Honda that will power it. Ishan Sidhu: Taking an inspiration from Asimo, the Honda robot, this car is designed by Diego Garcia, an Industrial Design Engineer. Named the Honda FCTourer it is a sportsbreak for four passengers. The car was the final project of the ‘Master of Styling and Automotive Design’ that was finished by the designer this year. Honda FCTourer. Picture Gallery. Honda FCTourer. It’s a sportbreak for 4 people.

Hydrogen fuel cell bus demonstration: A logical progression towards clean transportation

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Pratima Kalra: Hydrogen is evolving to become a major source of fueling transportation. There is a wide range of sources from which we can produce hydrogen , including natural gas and also some renewable sources, therefore allowing for a reliable supply of clean energy. During the summer of 2012, CTE, a nonprofit organization will initiate the hydrogen fuel cell bus demonstration to showcase the potential of hydrogen.

Swatch to create a hydrogen and oxygen fueled automobile

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In a wondrous turn of events, Belenos, a subsidiary of Swatch is about to embark upon an ambitious project of manufacturing an automobile line that runs solely on oxygen and hydrogen. Swatch hydrogen powered car. Successfully driven by even the board members of Belenos, this progressive mechanism entails the usage of liquid hydrogen and oxygen for efficient combustion.

Waste to Energy: Corn Husks May Energize Our Future.

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A team of scientists at Virginia Tech University have recently found a way to use discarded corn husks and stalks to make an inexpensive, hydrogen fuel that does not produce any emissions of greenhouse gases. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green WAYLON: Today Only Z ADMIN Green Featured Today climate change corn husks greenhouse gasses hydrogen fuel reducing emissions

Seoul to arm itself with 29 hydrogen fuel cell plants to battle power crisis

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To offset any chance of a similar incident occurring again, the city has decided to construct 29 hydrogen-based fuel cell power plants in the next two years. Hydrogen fuel cell power plant in seoul. Hydrogen fuel cells produce electricity by an electrochemical reaction. Till date, hydrogen fuel cells have been used for transportation, residential use and power generation.

Clean Drive: Mercedes Benz could launch hydrogen fuel cell car by 2014

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B.Sameer Kumar: Different automakers seem to have different perceptions towards hydrogen fuel cell technology. Mercedes-Benz Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars. Mercedes-Benz Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars. Mercedes-Benz Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars. Mercedes is apparently working on two hydrogen fuel cell cars currently and one of them could be available to public by 2014.

Tufts scientists develop green catalyst for hydrogenation process

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Tufts scientists develop green catalyst for hydrogenation process. Hydrogenation, the process of mixing hydrogen atoms to unsaturated oil, is a key chemical process in many industries like oil refining and is the base of turning crude to gasoline. But, traditional ways of hydrogenation consume lots of energy and expensive metals. Catalysts for Less Researchers at Tufts have been working on a project to turn the hydrogenation process as green as possible.

Hydrogen driven Lexus LFA-h beats gasoline version in terms of.

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Hydrogen driven Lexus LFA-h beats gasoline version in terms of power. Considering hydrogen is the most plentiful element in the universe, it’s strange that our technology doesn’t optimize on its potential. Of course, hydrogen-powered cars do exist but they haven’t made it to the top choice of automobiles yet. This hydrogen-driven car is one powerful automobile, more powerful than even the gasoline model. Hyundai showcases hydrogen-electric version of Tucson at Geneva.

Renewable energy source #1

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Gerardine Botte , a biomolecular engineer at Ohio University, has developed a “technology to generate hydrogen fuel from urine.”

Nanotree structure to pave the way for large scale hydrogen.

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Nanotree structure to pave the way for large scale hydrogen production. Hydrogen is one such source that has the potential to provide us with an endless supply of clean fuel. They claim that their invention will effectively deliver hydrogen fuel cheaply and cleanly on a mass scale using solar energy. Solar energy-harvesting nanotrees Picture Gallery Solar energy-harvesting nanotrees Solar energy-harvesting “nanotrees” could produce hydrogen fuel on a mass scale.

Eco-Hybrid Car From Qatar Unveiled During Climate Talks

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“The engine captures thermal waste energy that is utilized to generate electric energy to run hydrogen fuel cells using the potable water as a source for the gas,” GORD announced in a press release. Explaining the difference between GORD’s Eco-Hybrid vehicle and other hydrogen power concepts, GORD Chairman Dr. Yousef Al Horr said that their car requires no extra electricity since it produces its own by capturing wasted thermal energy.