Science Journal of Chemistry
Volume 4, Issue 4, August 2016, Pages: 49-52
Received: May 31, 2016;
Accepted: Aug. 2, 2016;
Published: Aug. 31, 2016
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Mahmoud Mohsen Ali Ahmad Alsayes, Science Department, STEM High School for Boys, 6 Oct City, Giza, Egypt
Khaled Hazem Hamed Ahmed, Science Department, STEM High School for Boys, 6 Oct City, Giza, Egypt
For centuries the Energy crisis has been a curse that made Egypt and the world suffer in various ways. Energy is the backbone of many aspects of life; yet depending on fossil fuel as the main source of energy has numerous drawbacks like the high price, transportation, unavailability and pollution to the environment. This has led us to assign the design requirement of having a cheap, available rather than green fuel for cars. As a result, our PEM hydrogen fuel cells are the solution to the problem after making essential changes in order to increase its efficiency while decreasing the price, through using nickel as a catalyst, instead of platinum. Finally, the test plan has assured that it meets the design requirements mentioned before, and unquestionably proved that our PEM fuel cells are the right and suitable solution for running vehicles.
Mahmoud Mohsen Ali Ahmad Alsayes,
Khaled Hazem Hamed Ahmed,
Hydrogen Fuel Cells PEM, Science Journal of Chemistry.
Vol. 4, No. 4,
2016, pp. 49-52.
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