TITLE

Domestic fuel cell power unit launched

AUTHOR(S)
Lawrence, Louise
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Ecos;Jul/Aug2004, Issue 120, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on a domestic fuel cell power unit launched by Melbourne-based company Ceramic Fuel Cells Limited. This micro Combined Heat Power (CHP) Unit, a 1kW fuel cell power generator drives a domestic hot water system, returning excess power to the grid when demand in low. The company is completing a commercialisation of its CHP unit which carries patented flat plate Solid Oxide Fuel Cell technology, enabling efficient conversion of a range of hydrocarbon fuels into electricity, without combustion, in a virtually silent device.
ACCESSION #
14928484

 

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