Archives for December 2011

How Much Hydrogen (or Oxygen) Will my Electrolyzer Make?

There are a lot of design considerations that go into an electrolyzer that will dictate what pressure they can operate at, their efficiency, safety, etc.  Today I will let you worry about all the mechanical design and talk a bit about the principles behind the electrolyzer and what this means to you (the designer).  Everything below applies primarily to PEM water electrolysis, but much of it may apply to other electrolyzer types as well.  If you want to skip the explanation, you … [Read more...]

FuelCellsEtc – Spin-out or Sale response

There has been some question about whether FuelCellsEtc was a “Spin-out” or an “Acquisition” (see Fuel Cell Nations post).  I confess, this is largely due to my own inconsistencies in terminology. So here’s the skinny:  FuelCellsEtc licensed (exclusively) all of the technology, process, etc of the Commercial Fuel Cell Components Division (CFCC) at Lynntech.  We also brought over most of the people in the group as well as virtually all of the equipment, materials, etc.  We still operate under … [Read more...]