hydrogen fuel

New nanomaterial can create hydrogen fuel from seawater

The advance may lead to a new source of hydrogen fuel, ease demand for fossil fuels and boost the economy of countries where sunshine and seawater are abundant.

Oct 05, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
New nano-powder to produce hydrogen fuel from urine

New nano-powder to produce hydrogen fuel from urine

Scientists from the US Army Research Laboratory (ARL) had earlier announced that their nano-galvanic aluminium-based powder produced pure hydrogen when coming into contact with water.

Sep 13, 2017, 13:19 PM IST
NextGen energy: German scientists testing world’s largest ‘artificial sun’ to make hydrogen fuel

NextGen energy: German scientists testing world’s largest ‘artificial sun’ to make hydrogen fuel

The device called Synlight, which they believe could pave the way toward creating hydrogen to use as a green fuel, is being developed at the German Aerospace Center near Cologne, Germany.

Mar 27, 2017, 09:52 AM IST
Getting closer to hydrogen-powered cars

Getting closer to hydrogen-powered cars

Hydrogen fuel is desirable because, unlike gasoline, it doesn't release carbon into the atmosphere when burned. 

Oct 08, 2015, 17:49 PM IST
Soon, run your car on hydrogen from corn

Soon, run your car on hydrogen from corn

Stop worrying about rising petrol costs as researchers have now discovered a novel way to create hydrogen fuel using abundantly available corn stalks and husk.

Apr 07, 2015, 16:46 PM IST

Affordable emission-free cars come closer to reality

Researchers are reportedly trying to find the best possible way to develop an affordable emissions-free car.

Jan 09, 2015, 14:09 PM IST

Low-cost technology to produce clean hydrogen fuel

New York; In a thrust to “artificial leaf” technology, a team of scientists have reported a significant progress toward a stand-alone system that lends itself to large-scale, low-cost production.

Dec 04, 2014, 11:35 AM IST
Soon, refrigerators to be powered by Sun-generated hydrogen fuel

Soon, refrigerators to be powered by Sun-generated hydrogen fuel

A new research has revealed that researchers have discovered a method to generate hydrogen fuel from the Sun using Earth-abundant materials.

Sep 28, 2014, 11:52 AM IST

Scientists harvest hydrogen fuel from Sun

In the race to optimize solar energy's performance, scientists have used earth-abundant materials to harvest hydrogen fuel from the sun's energy.

Sep 26, 2014, 19:06 PM IST

Researchers claim breakthrough in clean energy production

Scientists have claimed a major breakthrough in the production of hydrogen fuel from water, which could lead to a new era of cheap, clean and renewable energy.

Sep 12, 2014, 13:27 PM IST

New inexpensive materials bring cheap hydrogen fuel closer to reality

Researchers have combined cheap, oxide-based materials to split water into hydrogen and oxygen gases using solar energy with a solar-to-hydrogen conversion efficiency of 1.7 percent.

Feb 23, 2014, 14:49 PM IST

Cheap hydrogen fuel to run your cars a possibility

A novel technology holds promise for producing cheap hydrogen fuel that can power cars, trucks and trains.

Feb 22, 2014, 12:46 PM IST

Researchers finally harness solar energy during day for use at night

A team of researchers has built a system that can be used to harness sun`s energy during day- when its rays are strongest- for use at night.

Jan 15, 2014, 12:22 PM IST

Hydrogen fuel could soon be harness directly from sunlight

Scientists have taken an important step towards meeting at least one of the challenges in their search for clean, green sustainable energy sources.

Aug 30, 2013, 15:42 PM IST

Scientists closer to cheaper hydrogen fuel

Hydro­gen has unparalleled poten­tial as a low cost eco-friendly fuel, but it is expen­sive to pro­duce.

Feb 01, 2013, 09:19 AM IST

Novel way to turn water into hydrogen fuel found

A team of MIT researchers has genetically modified a virus that can exploit sunlight to split water into oxygen and hydrogen.

Apr 12, 2010, 11:02 AM IST

Crystals of zinc oxide in water can lead to clean hydrogen fuel

A team at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the US has made crystals of zinc oxide that, when immersed in water, absorb vibrations and develop areas of strong negative and positive charge, leading to clean hydrogen fuel.

Mar 17, 2010, 15:53 PM IST

Crystals of zinc oxide in water can lead to clean hydrogen fuel

A team at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the US has made crystals of zinc oxide that, when immersed in water, absorb vibrations and develop areas of strong negative and positive charge, leading to clean hydrogen fuel.

Mar 17, 2010, 15:53 PM IST

Scientists harvest waste energy to turn water into usable hydrogen fuel

Reports indicate that materials scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have designed a way to harvest small amounts of waste energy and harness them to turn water into usable hydrogen fuel.

Mar 13, 2010, 00:09 AM IST

Scientists harvest waste energy to turn water into usable hydrogen fuel

Reports indicate that materials scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have designed a way to harvest small amounts of waste energy and harness them to turn water into usable hydrogen fuel.

Mar 13, 2010, 00:09 AM IST