Dioxide Materials introduces water electrolyser technology

Water electrolysers are being developed as a method of storing renewable energy as a route to creating hydrogen for fuel cell cars as well as for the production of renewable fuels and chemicals.

Alkaline water electrolysers (AWE) are particularly popular as they can operate using base metal catalysts instead of needing precious group metal (PGM) catalysts, which are required in the operation of polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) hydrogen electrolyser technology.

Florida-based Dioxide Materials has improved the performance of the AWE technology by producing low cost hydrogen, without the use of PGMs, and the ability to operate at high current densities comparable to PEM technology.

A key advantage of Dioxide Materials’ AWE technology is its ability to produce pure hydrogen on-site and on-demand, so it does not have to be stored.

... to continue reading you must be subscribed

Subscribe Today

Paywall Asset Header Graphic

To gain access to this article and all our other content, you will need to subscribe to H2 View.

From the latest print editions, to 24/7 online access to exclusive interviews, authoritative columnists and the H2 View news archive, a subscription is the best way for you to stay up to date with developments in the hydrogen community.

Please wait...