Loading...
Loading...
H2 View’s North American Virtual Hydrogen Summit: Water discharged from LA’s sewage treatment plants each day has enough hydrogen to power the entire US transport fleet

H2 View’s North American Virtual Hydrogen Summit: Water discharged from LA’s sewage treatment plants each day has enough hydrogen to power the entire US transport fleet

With the H2 View North American Virtual Hydrogen Summit drawing to a close, viewers had one last speaker to listen to, Terry Tamminen, President of 7th Generation Advisors.

Tamminen gave a passionate speech and revealed one unique method to both produce hydrogen whilst also reducing environmental pollution – turning sewage wastewater in green hydrogen through electrolysis.

Speaking on this, Tamminen revealed that sewage waste in Los Angeles can provide significant amounts of hydrogen for the industry, “Consider that there is enough hydrogen in the water discharged by the sewage treatment plants every day right here in Los Angeles alone to power the entire United States transportation fleet,” Tamminen told the H2 View event.

“Yes, we could get 100% of the hydrogen we need for all US transportation needs from our wastewater water that today is treated at great expense and dumped into rivers or the ocean every single day.

... to continue reading you must be subscribed

Subscribe Today

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...