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Old 08-02-2018, 05:01 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by oil pan 4 View Post
Hydrogen can be made from non fossil fuel feed stock but as long as natural gas and coal are relatively affordable that's not going to happen.
No matter what feedstock would be used, nowadays I wouldn't hold my breath for hydrogen to be ever a mainstream fuel. It seems like most of the people who were excited about the perspectives of hydrogen-powered vehicles about 15 to 20 years ago have now turned their support to battery-electric vehicles, plus for other applications where the ability to burn some fuel remains desirable even if that's only as a backup power generation are more likely to rely on something like microturbines that can run on nearly anything that vaporizes into their combustion chambers.
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