3rd Edition

Alternative Fuels The Future of Hydrogen, Third Edition

By Michael Frank Hordeski Copyright 2013
    312 Pages
    by River Publishers

    Revised and updated, Alternative Fuels addresses many of the factors affecting our energy use, including the availability and desirability of various fuels—especially the use of hydrogen. This new edition covers new hydrogen developments in technology, oil supplies and new drilling techniques, latest information on hydrogen highway projects, breakthroughs in fuel cell technology and ultra low emissions in transportation, the latest statistics on emerging oil markets, energy reserves, and carbon dioxide increases.

    Also included is material on energy policy, fuel supply trends, alternative scenarios, energy utilization, sustainable energy, cost analysis, fuel escalation, energy and development, regulatory issues, barriers to implementation, conversion systems, storage systems, thermodynamic efficiency, fuel chain efficiency, life-cycle efficiency, technology issues extracting, refining, air emission issues, safety, natural gas hydrogen gas, methanol, ethanol, steam reforming and fuel cells.

    The New Fuel Mix
    The Oil Economy
    The Auto Revolution
    Fuels for the Auto
    The Future of Transportation
    Fuels and the Environment
    The Hydrogen Economy
    Solar Hydrogen
    Nuclear Hydrogen
    Biomass Sources
    Renewable Futures
    Alternative Fuel Paths


    Michael Frank Hordeski