Hydrogen Chemical Engineering—The Future

  • William J. NuttallEmail author
  • Adetokunboh T. Bakenne


This chapter introduces the key methods for producing hydrogen from fossil fuels, such as natural gas. The chapter also comments on the future role for innovation in this sector. Some consideration is given to the costs of hydrogen production, such as steam methane reforming natural gas.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Engineering and InnovationThe Open UniversityMilton KeynesUK
  2. 2.School of Engineering and InnovationThe Open UniversityMilton KeynesUK

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