Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Technology and Science News › [BBC] Hydrogen made by enzyme is faster and cheaper
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[BBC] Hydrogen made by enzyme is faster and cheaper - Page 7

post #61 of 77


It made me thing of this. Full cells are expensive. Why not just swop gas for hydrogen? But thinking further your engine might get water logged.
Ewe's Box of Fun
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II x4 955 BE Asus M4A785T-M GIGABYTE HD 5770 4GB DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
1TB Generic Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit Samsung SyncMaster 2494HS 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
GIGABYTE 585WATT Thermaltake V3 Black Edition GIGABYTE M8000xtreme GIGABYTE Ghost Gaming 
  hide details  
Reply
Ewe's Box of Fun
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II x4 955 BE Asus M4A785T-M GIGABYTE HD 5770 4GB DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
1TB Generic Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit Samsung SyncMaster 2494HS 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
GIGABYTE 585WATT Thermaltake V3 Black Edition GIGABYTE M8000xtreme GIGABYTE Ghost Gaming 
  hide details  
Reply
post #62 of 77
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bluescreen_Of_Death View Post
Problem with hydrogen: fuel density.

Even compared to batteries, hydrogen just doesn't have the energy density to be a viable fuel option right now. If someone can figure out how to make it possible, awesome. But until they do, fuel cell cars aren't going anywhere [pun intended]
Exactly. Whoever figures out how to compress hydrogen safely will be a very, very rich person.

I seem to remember another alternative mentioned recently in the news section, an electric gel. Takes 5 minutes to fill a "battery" as opposed to the 9+ hours now.
post #63 of 77
Come on folks, everybody knows that the bad Nichicon capacitors make hydrogen the fastest. J/K of course.

I love science, it always makes me feel good that folks continue to find good things.
Torch's Rig
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E6750 w/G0 ASUS P5KC Sapphire HD5770 1GB 4 GB G.Skill DDR3 1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
ADATA S510 120GB SSD, (2)Samsung F3 1TB, Seaga... Asus SATA DVD LinuxMint 13 x86 w/Mate Asus 23" HD 1080p HDMI LED LCD 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft Sidewinder X4 610w PC Power & Cool Silencer Rosewill Blackbone Logitech G400 
Mouse Pad
DOLICA 
  hide details  
Reply
Torch's Rig
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E6750 w/G0 ASUS P5KC Sapphire HD5770 1GB 4 GB G.Skill DDR3 1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
ADATA S510 120GB SSD, (2)Samsung F3 1TB, Seaga... Asus SATA DVD LinuxMint 13 x86 w/Mate Asus 23" HD 1080p HDMI LED LCD 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft Sidewinder X4 610w PC Power & Cool Silencer Rosewill Blackbone Logitech G400 
Mouse Pad
DOLICA 
  hide details  
Reply
post #64 of 77
Thread Starter 

Top Gear had had the Honda hydrogen car on their show:

James May explains it decently.
Also, Shell has Hydrogen at some of its Petrol Stations; so this will make hydrogen cheaper.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k Asus P8P67 Pro GTX 570 4GB G-Skill 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
1TB F3 Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit / Ubuntu Dual Boot BenQ XL2410T 3D Vision Filco 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Seasonic X-750 HAF X - Nvidia Edition Mionix Naos 5000 Mionix Propus 380 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k Asus P8P67 Pro GTX 570 4GB G-Skill 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
1TB F3 Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit / Ubuntu Dual Boot BenQ XL2410T 3D Vision Filco 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Seasonic X-750 HAF X - Nvidia Edition Mionix Naos 5000 Mionix Propus 380 
  hide details  
Reply
post #65 of 77
Quote:
Originally Posted by xHassassin View Post
Enzymes catalyze reactions, which hydrogen synthesis from water is.

Separating salt from solution is not a reaction.

CMON GUYS HIGH SCHOOL CHEMISTRY
I didn't say there were the same. I just said it would be sweet if they could find an enzyme that separated salt from salt-water.
Foldatron
(17 items)
 
Mat
(10 items)
 
Work iMac
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 950 EVGA x58 3-way SLI EVGA GTX 660ti GTX 275 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
3x2GB Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600 80GB Intel X25-M SSD 2TB WD Black 150GB WD Raptor 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
2x 150GB WD V-raptor in RAID0 Win7 Home 64-bit OEM 55" LED 120hz 1080p Vizio MS Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000 
PowerCase
750W PC P&C Silencer CoolerMaster 690 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core i5 2500S AMD 6770M 8GB (2x4GB) at 1333Mhz 1TB, 7200 rpm 
Optical DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
LG 8X Dual-Layer "SuperDrive" OS X Lion 27" iMac screen Mac wireless keyboard 
Mouse
Mac wireless mouse 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
i7-2600K AMD 6970M 1GB 16GB PC3-10600 DDR3 1TB 7200rpm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
256GB SSD 8x DL "SuperDrive" OS X 10.7 Lion 27" 2560x1440 iMac display 
Monitor
27" Apple thunderbolt display 
  hide details  
Reply
Foldatron
(17 items)
 
Mat
(10 items)
 
Work iMac
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 950 EVGA x58 3-way SLI EVGA GTX 660ti GTX 275 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
3x2GB Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600 80GB Intel X25-M SSD 2TB WD Black 150GB WD Raptor 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
2x 150GB WD V-raptor in RAID0 Win7 Home 64-bit OEM 55" LED 120hz 1080p Vizio MS Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000 
PowerCase
750W PC P&C Silencer CoolerMaster 690 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core i5 2500S AMD 6770M 8GB (2x4GB) at 1333Mhz 1TB, 7200 rpm 
Optical DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
LG 8X Dual-Layer "SuperDrive" OS X Lion 27" iMac screen Mac wireless keyboard 
Mouse
Mac wireless mouse 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
i7-2600K AMD 6970M 1GB 16GB PC3-10600 DDR3 1TB 7200rpm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
256GB SSD 8x DL "SuperDrive" OS X 10.7 Lion 27" 2560x1440 iMac display 
Monitor
27" Apple thunderbolt display 
  hide details  
Reply
post #66 of 77
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fr0sty View Post
and is it the right kind of energy ??? and is it targeted at a specific layer with precision??




hydrogen doesnt have energy in itself am i right???
The sun puts out all sorts of radiation, bar gamma rays. Everywhere.

Everything has energy. I'm not sure where you got that from.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Fr0sty View Post
i was never the one who said its allready been done by the government .. i theorised that it could be true to an extent that project haarp could have an effect on the ionosphere ... i never said it could affect weather that we know off .. its you who played that angle because someone else mentioned it


and i provided links to show that magnetism is around us everywhere in all sort of ways


nothing else
Of course it has an effect on the ionosphere. That's the whole purpose of it. However, its effect is very small and only noticeable by using very precise monitoring equipment.

Oh, by the way...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Fr0sty View Post
i wouldnt go as far as saying they dont ...


    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 920 SABERTOOTH X58 Gigabyte GTX 970 Corsair  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
WD 320GB WD 1TB Hitachi 1TB CM Hyper 212 Plus 
OSMonitorMonitorPower
Windows 10 Pro 24" Sceptre 20" Asus Corsair TX750 
Case
Antec 1200 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 920 SABERTOOTH X58 Gigabyte GTX 970 Corsair  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
WD 320GB WD 1TB Hitachi 1TB CM Hyper 212 Plus 
OSMonitorMonitorPower
Windows 10 Pro 24" Sceptre 20" Asus Corsair TX750 
Case
Antec 1200 
  hide details  
Reply
post #67 of 77
All I can say is... Well I can't say it because it violates the TOS. But wow, no doubt Mr Meyer was quietly 'put away'.
post #68 of 77
Quote:
Originally Posted by lordikon View Post
I didn't say there were the same. I just said it would be sweet if they could find an enzyme that separated salt from salt-water.
You completely missed his point. Salt water is not a chemical compound. The NaCl is not chemically bonded to the H2O. They are just in solution together. Separating the H2O and NaCl is not a chemical reaction. Enzymes only change the reaction rates of chemical reactions.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7 4770k delid 4.3GHz Asus Z97M-Plus MSI GTX 770 2GB 1241/3815MHz 4x8GB Team DDR3-1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Crucial MX100 512GB + 2x1.5TB WD Green (RAID 1) Arctic Freezer i11 (MX4) Windows 8.1 Pro + CentOS 6.5 VM Dell U2412M (1920x1200) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
KUL ES-87 (Cherry MX Clear) Corsair CS550M Jonsbo U3BK (Rosewill Legacy U3-B) Logitech G400s 
Mouse PadAudio
XTRAC Carbonic Fiio Andes E07K + Audio Technica ATH-M50 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7 4770k delid 4.3GHz Asus Z97M-Plus MSI GTX 770 2GB 1241/3815MHz 4x8GB Team DDR3-1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Crucial MX100 512GB + 2x1.5TB WD Green (RAID 1) Arctic Freezer i11 (MX4) Windows 8.1 Pro + CentOS 6.5 VM Dell U2412M (1920x1200) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
KUL ES-87 (Cherry MX Clear) Corsair CS550M Jonsbo U3BK (Rosewill Legacy U3-B) Logitech G400s 
Mouse PadAudio
XTRAC Carbonic Fiio Andes E07K + Audio Technica ATH-M50 
  hide details  
Reply
post #69 of 77
Quote:
Originally Posted by The_0ctogon View Post
You completely missed his point. Salt water is not a chemical compound. The NaCl is not chemically bonded to the H2O. They are just in solution together. Separating the H2O and NaCl is not a chemical reaction. Enzymes only change the reaction rates of chemical reactions.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Na%2B/K%2B-ATPase

Ions in solution can be manipulated by enzymes.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 920 SABERTOOTH X58 Gigabyte GTX 970 Corsair  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
WD 320GB WD 1TB Hitachi 1TB CM Hyper 212 Plus 
OSMonitorMonitorPower
Windows 10 Pro 24" Sceptre 20" Asus Corsair TX750 
Case
Antec 1200 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 920 SABERTOOTH X58 Gigabyte GTX 970 Corsair  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
WD 320GB WD 1TB Hitachi 1TB CM Hyper 212 Plus 
OSMonitorMonitorPower
Windows 10 Pro 24" Sceptre 20" Asus Corsair TX750 
Case
Antec 1200 
  hide details  
Reply
post #70 of 77
Quote:
Originally Posted by aroc91 View Post
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Na%2B/K%2B-ATPase

Ions in solution can be manipulated by enzymes.
That particular enzyme affects a chemical reaction involving ATP, ADP, Na+ and K+, I don't see your point. Sure, chemical reactions aided by enzymes could possibly do something like desalinate saltwater, but not just an enzyme alone.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7 4770k delid 4.3GHz Asus Z97M-Plus MSI GTX 770 2GB 1241/3815MHz 4x8GB Team DDR3-1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Crucial MX100 512GB + 2x1.5TB WD Green (RAID 1) Arctic Freezer i11 (MX4) Windows 8.1 Pro + CentOS 6.5 VM Dell U2412M (1920x1200) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
KUL ES-87 (Cherry MX Clear) Corsair CS550M Jonsbo U3BK (Rosewill Legacy U3-B) Logitech G400s 
Mouse PadAudio
XTRAC Carbonic Fiio Andes E07K + Audio Technica ATH-M50 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7 4770k delid 4.3GHz Asus Z97M-Plus MSI GTX 770 2GB 1241/3815MHz 4x8GB Team DDR3-1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Crucial MX100 512GB + 2x1.5TB WD Green (RAID 1) Arctic Freezer i11 (MX4) Windows 8.1 Pro + CentOS 6.5 VM Dell U2412M (1920x1200) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
KUL ES-87 (Cherry MX Clear) Corsair CS550M Jonsbo U3BK (Rosewill Legacy U3-B) Logitech G400s 
Mouse PadAudio
XTRAC Carbonic Fiio Andes E07K + Audio Technica ATH-M50 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Technology and Science News
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Technology and Science News › [BBC] Hydrogen made by enzyme is faster and cheaper