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#fuelcells in cars could potentially benefit from #graphene

#fuelcells in cars could potentially benefit from #graphene

By Stephen Edelstein 2,693 views Dec 30, 2014 Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Graphene paper. Image: Lisa Aliosio Enlarge Photo As tough global emissions standards put more pressure on carmakers to produce larger numbers of zero-emission vehicles, the race is on to improve systems of electricity generation and storage. Graphene is a graphite-like substance first isolated in 2004. Some analysts view it as useful in improving the efficiency of batteries, but now it appears graphene could be useful in other green technologies. DON'T MISS: In Just One Year, Electric Cars Have Gotten Cleaner: How'd They Do That? The material could be used to harvest hydrogen from air , as well as improve the efficiency of solar cells and hydrogen fuel cells, according to a new report from CNN that describes a study published in the journal Nature . Graphene has the same atomic s...

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