Stationary and Portable Fuel Cells
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Stationary and Portable Fuel Cells Developments, Markets, and Opportunities by O"Connor

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Published by John Wiley & Sons Inc .
Written in English


  • Electronics & Communications Engineering

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages130
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Open LibraryOL10298508M
ISBN 10047105478X
ISBN 109780471054788

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Updated sections on PEM fuel cells, Molten carbonate cells, Solid Oxide cells and Biofuel cells; Updated material to reflect the growing commercial acceptance of stationary and portable fuel cell systems, while also recognizing the ongoing research in automotive fuel cell systems. A fuel cell is an electrochemical cell that converts the chemical energy of a fuel (often hydrogen) and an oxidizing agent (often oxygen) into electricity through a pair of redox reactions. Fuel cells are different from most batteries in requiring a continuous source of fuel and oxygen (usually from air) to sustain the chemical reaction, whereas in a battery the chemical energy usually comes. paper for both the portable and stationary fuel cell applications. Advances in stationary and portable fuel cell applications, International Journal which portable fuel cells can make. Fuel Cells Durability: Stationary, Automotive, Portable, 2nd Edition / Edition 2 fabrication and testing of fuel cells of all types and sizes. The book addresses and discusses the durability issues common to all fuel cell systems and specific for each type and size of fuel cells. • Advancements in Chemical Hydride-Based Fuel Cell Price: $

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