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Hydrogen Production Methods

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In this chapter a brief review of electrolysis as the major renewable-based hydrogen production method and of the three types of low-temperature (alkaline, polymer electrolyte membrane, membraneless) electrolyzers, including cost information, is presented.

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  • Steam reforming
  • Electrolysis
  • Alkaline electrolyzer
  • Polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) electrolyzer
  • Elelctrolyte
  • Diaphragm
  • Membraneless electrolyzer

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Platzer, M.F., Sarigul-Klijn, N. (2021). Hydrogen Production Methods. In: The Green Energy Ship Concept. SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-58244-9_16

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