Methanol fuel cell

Many people believe in the fuel cell like in a magic potion against everything. But when looking more carefully, very few remains from the magic potion.



EFOY fuel cell electric scooter EFOY fuel cell electric scooter
The 65 Watt fuel cell needs about 67 hours to make from 5 litre methanol 4,5 kWh electric power. Are 4,5 kWh enough for 110 or for 500 km?


EFOY with methanol fuel cell EFOY with methanol fuel cell
What makes a 65 Watt fuel cell in an electric scooter? My calculations and the technical brochure about the product are here very different.


Methanol fuel cells Methanol fuel cells
Here drives the future, the power comes from the fuel cell is written as promotion testimony on this 3 wheel vehicle. But for what price? Alone the methnol makes 2.41 EUR per kWh


Methanol fuel cell Methanol fuel cell
1600 means not 1600 Watt but 1600 Wh per day. The end user price of 3699,-EUR shows regretfully very clear the status of the fuel cell development


Mini fuel cell from Sony Mini fuel cell from Sony
Sony has the prototype of a hybrid fuel cell introduced. 50mm times 30mm size, 10 mililitre Methanol for 14 hours operation of a MP3 device.


Methanol fuel cell
Market scenery for the methanol fuel cell. What SFC FFOY claims as future markets and our opinion about the market development.






  Editorial of PEGE


Important questions about the future, reports and possible solutions. PEGE as an independent analyst of facts and designer of long term strategies outside of short sighted populisms.

CO2 carbon dioxide
Overview about different aspects of the green house gas prolems. Above all, what will it cost to reach again the normal state?


Peak Oil
The production of crude oil diminishes. Even the IEA tells this, which was always criticized for prognoses with much more oil production, in a dramatic turn around.


Lithium
Lithium has the best expectations to solve our problems at our mobility and the day/night balancing of a photovoltaic oriented power supply.


Hydrogen
Where will hydrogen as a storage medium determine our energy future and where will the hydrogen technology fail by more suitable methods?


Methanol
Hydrogen as an energy carrier is with one carbon and one oxygen atom per 4 hydrogen atoms much easyer to transport. The other hydrogen age.




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