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Chapter 1

Why Hydrogen Energy?

From time immemorial, mankind has burnt wood in order to keep warm and to cook food. With the discovery of coal and the development of mining engineering, a new source of fuel, of higher calorific value, became available. As populations expanded and became urbanized, wood was less readily accessible...
Print publication date: 14 Dec 2007
Copyright year: 2007
Print ISBN: 978-0-85404-597-6
PDF eISBN: 978-1-84755-802-2
From the book series:
RSC Energy Series