Fuel-Cell Power Systems Incorporating Mg-Based H2 Generators

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-5392
Published January 01, 2009 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
  • English

Two hydrogen generators based on reactions involving magnesium and steam have been proposed at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory as means for generating fuel (hydrogen gas) for motor vehicles. The generators would make it unnecessary to rely on expensive, heavy, bulky, or unsafe hydrogen storage systems previously developed.