This book was written as part of an ongoing research program in hydrogen fuel for surface transportation at University of California - Riverside's Center for Environmental Research and Technology. This book provides background information on the advantages and disadvantages of hydrogen as a fuel, describes the current state of technology of hydrogen-fueled vehicles, and discusses the future requirements of the "hydrogen economy." Each chapter also includes reprints of noteworthy articles and technical papers on the subject. Chapters cover: Hydrogen Engines and Vehicles: Characteristics and Development; Fuel Cells; Hydrogen Production; Hydrogen Safety; The Hydrogen Economy; and Hydrogen Vehicles: From Earliest Conception to the Present.


  • English

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  • Pagination: 556 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00732052
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 1560916842
  • Report/Paper Numbers: R-160
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 3 1997 12:00AM