Turning the heat on water

Pierce, Julia
October 2004
Engineer (00137758);10/22/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7662, p14
Reports on a study by the U.S. Savannah River National Laboratory in South Carolina showing that reactor heat can be used to help crack water into hydrogen and oxygen. Claim of the researchers that hydrogen to fuel cars, industry and homes could be produced cleanly and economically using the heat generated by nuclear power stations; Heat generated by helium gas-cooled reactors.


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