Hydrogen Storage

  • Robert A. Huggins


Hydrogen is an important energy carrier, and when used as a fuel, can be considered as an alternate to the major fossil fuels, coal, crude oil, and natural gas, and their derivatives. It has the potential to be a clean, reliable, and affordable energy source, and has the major advantage that the product of its combustion with oxygen is water, rather than CO and CO2,which contain carbon and are considered greenhouse gases. It is expected to play a major role in future energy systems.


Fuel Cell Hydrogen Storage Internal Combustion Engine Metal Hydride Standard Gibbs Free Energy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert A. Huggins
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  1. 1.Department of Materials Science & EngineeringStanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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