Nuclear Production of Hydrogen: Technologies and Perspectives for Global Deployment
Item ID: 690064|ISBN: 978-0-89448-570-1
2004|1st Edition|140 pages
The perspective of the transition to a hydrogen economy, where electricity and hydrogen serve as complementary energy carriers and where a sustainable energy supply is attained by eliminating carbon emission, is being considered of great importance in a world dependent on volatile fossil fuel prices and climate change impacts.
This report describes technologies currently existing and being developed for the production of hydrogen focusing on nuclear energy input and analyzes safety issues associated with such production.