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Hydrogen fuel you can easily produce yourself using electrolysis of water

A hydrogen fuel cell is nothing more than a redesigned car battery without the battery acid

Free natural gas is available for everyone living near water. The natural gas known as hydrogen can be generated from water – tap water, sea water, drain water, any water. Water is also known as H2O or Hydrogen and Oxygen. Water can easily be split (fissioned) into zero emission hydrogen fuel using a simple method called electrolysis.

The technology of using water as a hydrogen fuel isn’t new as claimed today by most major newspapers and cable networks. The technology was patented and demonstrated by Stanley Myers in a 1990 US Patent 5149407 – Process and apparatus for the production of fuel gas and the enhanced release of thermal energy from such gas – “Water molecules are broken down into hydrogen and oxygen gas atoms in a capacitive cell by a polarization and resonance process dependent upon the dielectric properties of water and water molecules. The gas atoms are thereafter ionized or otherwise energized and thermally combusted to release a degree of energy greater than that of combustion of the gas in ambient air.

What Stanley Myers did was use electrolysis of water to separate the bond between the hydrogen and oxygen gas in water (H2O) and produced a highly combustible and clean burning hydrogen gas fuel. Electrolysis of water is the splitting of water (H2O) into oxygen (O) and hydrogen gas (H2) due to an electric current being passed through the water.  An electrical power source (solar panel, car battery) is connected to two electrodes, or two plates (typically made from some inert metal such as platinum or stainless steel) which are placed in the water. Hydrogen gas will rise from the cathode (the negatively charged electrode, where electrons enter the water), and oxygen gas will rise at the anode (the positively charged electrode).

Does the accompanying article image look familiar to you? It should. It is a CAD (computer aided design) representation of a mass produced auto part that can be found in the engine compartment of every gas combustion engine vehicle ever made. It is a car battery. Car batteries have more than enough stored energy to perform electrolysis of water as you drive. A car battery can also be used as the hydrogen fuel cell – where water is split into a hydrogen fuel gas.

Most car batteries are lead-acid batteries. Each cell has an electrolytic solution of sulfuric acid (H2SO4) and water. Newer vehicles have more sophisticated batteries of the nickel-metal hydride variety. The electrolyte in them is generally potassium hydroxide (KOH) or a similar alkaline hydroxide. You can order a car battery with no electrolytic solution or any liquid whatsoever. A new dry car battery can be easily made into a hydrogen fuel cell. It already has everything you need built in to start the electrolysis of water and start producing your own hydrogen fuel for your car or truck. It has a positive (anode) and negative (cathode) posts needed to apply an electrical current and split water into hydrogen and oxygen gas using electrolysis of water. It also has several plates already installed within it from which hydrogen gas bubbles will form off of. You need only to add an electrolyte other than the usual acid in order to make the hydrogen fuel cell more efficient – produce enough hydrogen gas to run you vehicle’s engine. Sea salt is a very good electrolyte but it is very corrosive and can produce brown gas instead of clean burning hydrogen gas. Baking soda is a very good electrolyte.

In electrolysis of water a very small electrical current is passed between two electrodes submerged in water. Electrolysis of water will begin with a minimum of 1.2 volts and will increase in rate as the voltage is increased.  Sources of electrical current that can be used in the electrolysis of water – car battery (12 volts), solar panel (5-15 watts), flashlight battery (1.5 volts), cell phone battery (3.7 volts). 12 volts (just 10% or 1/10 the electrical power needed to power the toxic fluorescent lights which requires 120 volts to operate) would produce more than enough hydrogen fuel to power a gas combustion engine like a portable electrical power generator. The hydrogen gas from water can also be used to fuel gas stoves, gas fireplaces, gas barbecues and gas home heating furnaces.  Hydrogen gas from water produces no toxic carbon emissions.  It is a carbon free, environmentally friendly and unmetered fuel.

Don’t be fooled by news stories claiming a new hydrogen fuel source has been developed by the auto makers. Hydrogen fuel has been available to mankind since the stone ages. You just weren’t told it existed because they haven’t figured out how to charge you for something that you can produce yourself.

 

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