Category Archives: Fuel Cells

The future is now…

A couple of stories caught my eye this week. The first, in the US Sewage Could Provide Fuel of the Future. The second, in the UK sewage is providing the fuel of the present. OK, so that isn’t really a … Continue reading

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Fuel Cells in the Real World Part 2: Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells

The image of a fuel cell vehicle driving on streets producing only water vapour as waste epitomises the public perception fuel cells. At the heart of these vehicles is Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell (PEMFC) technology, which continues to dominate … Continue reading

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Fuel Cells in the Real World Part 1: Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFCs) are high temperature energy conversion devices similar to batteries which are able to convert gaseous and liquid fuels into electrical and heat energy with considerably greater efficiencies than conventional combustion devices such as boilers or … Continue reading

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