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Silver catalyzes hydrogen for cheap

Hydrogen may finally be able to compete as a green power Metal Tech News - November 22, 2023

In 1806, Swiss engineer François Isaac de Rivaz invented an internal combustion engine that used a mixture of hydrogen and oxygen as fuel. The first electric car came some 25 years later, long before the modern gas engine in 1885.

But then Henry Ford built the inexpensive Model T in 1908, with an internal combustion engine that ran on gasoline at an impressively low $280, while electric cars at th...


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