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Old 16-08-2013, 16:20   #16
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Re: Perhaps if they get Smaller

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At least two brands are nearly ready with diesel fuel cells. They claim 3x efficiency of a diesel genset.

I like that.

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Fuel cells work by using the hydrogen and oxygen to generate electricy with water as waste. They can use methane as it is mostly hydrogen with some waste sht. Diesel would have much more waste to dispose.
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Fuel cells work by using the hydrogen and oxygen to generate electricy with water as waste. They can use methane as it is mostly hydrogen with some waste sht. Diesel would have much more waste to dispose.
Nonetheless.

It is already here:

Green Car Congress: PowerCell unveils 3kW PowerPac fuel cell APU that converts diesel into electricity

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Nordic Power Systems Products

What do you think?

Will they deliver on the promise?

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What do you do with the other stuff that is not hydrogen while on your boat?
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