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Rutgers chemists develop technology to produce clean-burning hydrogen fuel
July 14, 2014
Rutgers University researchers have developed a technology that could overcome a major cost barrier to make clean-burning hydrogen fuel--a fuel that could replace expensive and environmentally harmful fossil fuels. The new technology is a novel catalyst that performs almost as well as cost-prohibitive platinum for so-called electrolysis reactions, which use electric currents to split water molecules into hydrogen and oxygen.
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