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How To Make More Efficient Fuel Cells
2014-07-10 03:09:31

By Glen Martin, Stanford School of Engineering Using high-brilliance X-rays, researchers track the process that fuel cells use to produce electricity, knowledge that will help make large-scale alternative energy power systems more practical and reliable Solar power and other sources of renewable energy can help combat global warming but they have a drawback: they don't produce energy as predictably as plants powered by oil, coal or natural gas. Solar panels only produce electricity...

2010-05-26 08:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW), today announced that it has been awarded a contract for expanded support of Lockheed Martin's Space Systems' development of ISIS (Integrated Sensor is the Structure) airship powered by a Regenerative Fuel Cell (RFC). Quantum will supply critical hydrogen metering systems in conjunction with the hydrogen and oxygen storage systems that it is currently supplying to Lockheed...

2009-07-09 15:00:00

WALLINGFORD, Conn., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Wallingford hydrogen-technology producer Proton Energy Systems (www.protonenergy.com) said today it earned a patent for its proprietary control system for regulating the purity and pressure of the hydrogen gas used to cool large electric power generators. Proton's StableFlow system is a breakthrough product for electric power generators that actively controls purity and dew point, monitors pressure and, enables more efficient power production while...

2009-05-20 12:37:00

Proton Energy and The Abraham Group team up to bring advanced onsite hydrogen technologies to energy markets worldwide WALLINGFORD, Conn., May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Global hydrogen energy leader Proton Energy Systems announced today a newly formed partnership with The Abraham Group. The cooperative agreement became effective as of March 1, 2009. The Abraham Group, an international strategic consulting firm based in Washington D.C., will work with Proton Energy to expand Proton's reach to...

2009-03-30 11:26:00

PEM electrolysis efficiency and durability takes leap forward WALLINGFORD, Conn., March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Proton Energy Systems today announced a major technological milestone involving its advanced high pressure, proton exchange membrane (PEM) electrolysis technology. Proton has demonstrated more than 18,000 hours of hydrogen generation at 2,400 psi, without any external mechanical compression. The ability to produce hydrogen at elevated pressure will help reduce the hydrogen storage...

2008-10-15 18:00:21

WALLINGFORD, Conn., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army's Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) announced today that it has awarded Proton Energy Systems a $2.62 million contract to develop a Regenerative Fuel Cell System for "Silent Camp(TM)" Operation. This fuel efficient, hybrid power system -- based on the most advanced hydrogen technology -- has the potential to provide the military with critical tactical and fuel efficiency benefits. "Proton Energy Systems is pleased to...

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2007-12-12 15:17:57

How do you survive in a remote, mountainous region that has no water or wind and sometimes goes without sunlight for weeks? This is not the premise for a survivalist reality show; it's a question NASA must answer before sending humans to live and work on the moon. Within the next twenty years, people again will explore the vast lunar terrain. This time, we're going to build a permanent outpost where we will conduct scientific research, learn to live off the land, and test new technologies...


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