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New Catalyst Paves the Path for Ethanol-Powered Fuel Cells

Submitted by on January 29, 2009 – 5:52 pmNo Comment

A team of scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory, in collaboration with researchers from the University of Delaware and Yeshiva University, has developed a new catalyst that could make ethanol-powered fuel cells feasible. The highly efficient catalyst performs two crucial, and previously unreachable steps needed to oxidize ethanol and produce clean energy in fuel cell reactions. Their results are published online in the January 25, 2009 edition of Nature MaterialsREAD MORE  The article is available for a fee at http://www.nature.com/nmat/journal/v8/n4/pdf/nmat2359.pdf

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