Archives for August 2012

Does FuelCellsEtc Provide Hydrogen Generators (or HHO) for Cars?

The short answer is no, we do not.  At this time we do not have any kits or systems designed to generate Hydrogen on-board for vehicles.  However, a quick Google search for HHOs brings up numerous kits and system suppliers. However if you are looking in to building an HHO generator yourself, we do recommend taking a look at our Electrolyzer Membrane Electrode Assemblies (EZ MEAs). Our EZ MEAs are very efficient (far more efficient than a standard SS metal electrode) but certainly … [Read more...]

Fuel Cells for Hospitals, Apartments and Small Communities (100+ kW)

When it comes to larger fuel cell applications such as hospitals, apartment buildings and small communities there are only so many fuel cell companies with products ready for the market. These types of applications generally require upwards of 100kW.  At the moment the largest fuel cell we sell at FuelCellsEtc is a 5 kW fuel cell. We can combine several of them together to achieve 10-20 kW but any more than that usually makes sense to use a different system.So who do you go to for larger, … [Read more...]

What Else do I Need for my Fuel Cell?

So, you have bought a Fuel Cell and are ready to start using it.Or are you?Did you plan on any of the ancillary components you might need?  Depending on who you buy the fuel cell from and what model it is will determine what components come with the fuel cell and what you will need to buy.  In general, a fuel cell system needs several things in order for it to work in any system:Hydrogen storage (which may also include Hydrogen production) Fuel Cell system Power … [Read more...]