Fuel Cells Explained

FUEL CELL POWER PLANT: MAJOR SYSTEM COMPONENTS

The fuel cell system is composed of four principal components:

» Fuel cell stack

» Fuel processing

» Electric power conversion

» Balance Of plant

Details regarding these components are outlined in each section as well as some of the development issues different components face.

Fuel Cells Explained

 

FC Schematic

Figure 3. Schematic representation of a fuel cell


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