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DOE & Argone National Laboratory: New Catalyst may make Commercialization of Fuel Cell Vehicles a Reality

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory have developed a new fuel cell catalyst using earthly abundant materials with performance that is comparable to platinum in laboratory tests. 711 more words


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Arne Magneli and Magneli Phase materials

  • Arne Magneli was one of the pioneers of crystallography.
    • Established the study of transition metal sub-oxides and shear plane dislocations…
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Webinar: Analysis Using Fuel Cell MHE for Shaving Peak Building Energy

“The Fuel Cell Technologies Office will present a live webinar entitled “Analysis Using Fuel Cell MHE for Shaving Peak Building Energy”. This webinar will explore the synergy between a facility’s use of hydrogen fuel cell forklifts and its reduction of electric grid time of use energy charges.  147 more words


U of Wisonsin-Madison: Researchers Invent a Metal-Free Fuel Cell: Molecular vs. 'Solid' Catalyst: Why that's Important

The development of fuel cell technology has been hamstrung by the need for expensive and difficult-to-manufacture catalysts like platinum, rhodium or palladium. But a team of researchers from the… 243 more words


Nanowires give 'solar fuel cell' efficiency a tenfold boost | (e) Science News

Nanowires give ‘solar fuel cell’ efficiency a tenfold boost | (e) Science News.

“To connect an existing silicon solar cell to a battery that splits the water may well be an efficient solution now but it is a very expensive one. 35 more words


New IEA technology roadmap on hydrogen and fuel cells

The IEA has recently published an important new report on hydrogen and fuel cells.

Hydrogen is an energy carrier that partly offers the advantages of fossil fuels – flexibility and energy density – with potentially a low carbon footprint. 635 more words


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