A direct urea fuel cell - power from fertiliser and waste

Rong Lan, Shanwen Tao, John T. S. Irvine

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Abstract

For the first time, a working direct urea and direct urine fuel cell has been developed to generate electricity directly from urea or urine.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)438-441
Number of pages4
JournalEnergy & Environmental Science
Volume3
Issue number4
Early online date2 Feb 2010
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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Fertilizers
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Urea
urine
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electricity
Electricity

Keywords

  • anion exchange membrane
  • hydrogen storage
  • catalysts
  • RU/GAMMA-AL2O3
  • decomposition
  • performance
  • oxidation

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Lan, Rong ; Tao, Shanwen ; Irvine, John T. S. / A direct urea fuel cell - power from fertiliser and waste. In: Energy & Environmental Science. 2010 ; Vol. 3, No. 4. pp. 438-441.
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A direct urea fuel cell - power from fertiliser and waste. / Lan, Rong; Tao, Shanwen; Irvine, John T. S.

In: Energy & Environmental Science, Vol. 3, No. 4, 2010, p. 438-441.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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