UCF: Researcher’s Nanomaterial Can Extract Hydrogen Fuel from Seawater

UCF: Researcher’s Nanomaterial Can Extract Hydrogen Fuel from Seawater

UCF: Researcher’s Nanomaterial Can Extract Hydrogen Fuel from Seawater

It’s possible to produce hydrogen to power fuel cells by extracting the gas from seawater, but the electricity required to do it makes the process costly. UCF researcher Yang Yang has come up with a new hybrid nanomaterial that harnesses solar energy and uses it to generate hydrogen from seawater more cheaply and efficiently than current materials.

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