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Ebook | $2.99 Short | ISBN: 9780262317634 | 62 pp. | January 2014
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A History of Hydrogen Energy, Digital Original Edition

A BIT of Tomorrow's Energy


Hydrogen is the most abundant element in the universe. An invisible, tasteless, colorless gas, it can be converted to nonpolluting, zero-emission, renewable energy. In this BIT, Peter Hoffmann makes the case for hydrogen as the cornerstone of a new energy economy, offering a history of the technology from the nineteenth century to the present and introducing the concept of “hydricity.”