Chapter 15. Pathways to Clean and Green Hydrogen

  1. Prof. Gabriele Centi4 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Rutger A. van Santen5
  1. Gert J. Kramer1,
  2. Joep P. P. Huijsmans2 and
  3. Dave M. Austgen3

Published Online: 22 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527621118.ch15

Catalysis for Renewables: From Feedstock to Energy Production

Catalysis for Renewables: From Feedstock to Energy Production

How to Cite

Kramer, G. J., Huijsmans, J. P. P. and Austgen, D. M. (2007) Pathways to Clean and Green Hydrogen, in Catalysis for Renewables: From Feedstock to Energy Production (eds G. Centi and R. A. van Santen), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527621118.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 4

    University of Messina, Department of Industrial Chemistry and Engineering of Materials, Salita Sperone 31, 98166 Messina, Italy

  2. 5

    Eindhoven University of Technology, Schuit Institute of Catalysis, Laboratory of Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis, P.O. Box 513, 5600 MB Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Author Information

  1. 1

    Eindhoven University of Technology, Faculteit Scheikundige Technologie, SKA; STW 3.42, P.O. Box 513, 5600 MB Eindhoven, The Netherlands

  2. 2

    Shell Hydrogen BV, P.O. Box 162, 2501 AN The Hague, The Netherlands

  3. 3

    Shell Hydrogen LLC, 700 Milam Street, Houston, TX 77002, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 22 AUG 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527317882

Online ISBN: 9783527621118

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Keywords:

  • catalysis for renewables;
  • pathways to clean;
  • green hydrogen;
  • energy resource availability;
  • hydrogen production;
  • hydrogen distribution;
  • cost of hydrogen fuel;
  • CO2 reduction;
  • coal;
  • biomass

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Energy Resource Availability

  • Modes of Hydrogen Production and Distribution

  • The Cost of Hydrogen Fuel

    • Case Definition

    • Results

  • “Clean Hydrogen” and the Scope for CO2 Reduction

    • Scope

    • Hydrogen versus Gasoline and Diesel

  • Coal and Biomass

  • Conclusions

  • References