Photoelectrochemical (PEC) Production of Hydrogen
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Colorado, United States
PEC production of hydrogen uses the sun’s energy and photo-electrodes to split water into oxygen and hydrogen. The produced hydrogen can be used in a variety of applications including transportation, power production, hydrocarbon processing and metal processing.
Primary Application Area: Renewable & Hydrogen Energy
Technology Development Status: Concept
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 2
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: hydrogen can be produced using energy from the sun and a means to capture the hydrogen is included.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 612
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date: Funded by the DOE Hydrogen Program
Primary Sources of Funding: Corporate Partner
Looking for: Development / License Partners