Monthly Archives: September 2016

BEVs vs. FCVs: TWO ESSENTIAL DIFFERENCES

THE TROUBLE WITH COMBUSTION Internal combustion engine vehicles, ICEVs, are powered by burning hydrocarbons like gasoline, diesel, ethanol, compressed natural gas, propane, and mixtures thereof. They pollute by emitting byproducts of the combustion, mainly CO2 as the principal cause of … Continue reading

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A MIRAI WITH ONLY 18 MPG???

If a Mirai ran on liquid hydrogen, how many miles per gallon would it get? The shocking answer is 18. But wait. The EPA says the Mirai has a fuel economy of 67 MPGe. How could being liquid make that … Continue reading

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Home Hydrogen

I believe the technology for home hydrogen fueling that will win out in the end will be a 1-5 cubic foot unit operating overnight, taking as inputs natural gas and electricity, and outputting hydrogen at a rate of 1-5 kg … Continue reading

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