Romm takes a hard look at the practical difficulties of transitioning to a hydrogen economy, and reveals why neither government policy nor business investment should be based on the belief that hydrogen cars will have meaningful commercial success in the near or medium term.Thomas told me in mid-2oo3 that he now thinks a hydrogen internal combustion engine hybrid is a better way to go than a ... If a kilogram of hydrogen costs three to four times as much as a gallon of gasoline, as it will for the foreseeable future, the H2RV ... Fuel Goals, GAo/RCED-oO-59 (Washington, DC: GAO, February 2000), www.ccities.doe.gov/pdfs/GAo progress.pdf. ... owners could use a PEM with an oversized reformer that would generate excess hydrogen for use by a PEM car.
|Title||:||The Hype About Hydrogen|
|Author||:||Joseph J. Romm|
|Publisher||:||Island Press - 2004-03-01|