A review of technologies in the area of production, storage and use of hydrogen in the automotive industry
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Department of Transportation and Informatics, University of University of Economics and Innovation in Lublin, Polska
Department of Technology and Development, Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe Puławy S.A.,, Polska
Submission date: 2023-11-06
Final revision date: 2023-12-12
Acceptance date: 2023-12-15
Publication date: 2023-12-28
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Arkadiusz Małek   

Department of Transportation and Informatics, University of University of Economics and Innovation in Lublin, Projektowa 4, 20-209, Lublin, Polska
The Archives of Automotive Engineering – Archiwum Motoryzacji 2023;102(4):41-67
Presently, we can learn and read more and more about hydrogen in both traditional and social media. The article answers why there is so much interest in hydrogen recently. It has been recognized by European and global decision-makers as a very promising medium necessary to carry out the climate and energy transformation. The advantages of hydrogen as a fuel and as a medium for storing large amounts of energy over a longer period of time is also presented. In addition, an overview of hydrogen technologies presented at the Hydrogen Technology Expo in Bremen in September 2023 is provided. The state of hydrogen technologies currently available on the market is compared to the latest achievements of scientists described in scientific articles. The aim of the article is to review the technologies available on the market for the production, storage and use of hydrogen as a vehicle fuel. Hydrogen technologies presented at the Hydrogen Expo in Bremen were confronted with the latest scientific achievements described in the latest scientific articles. Thanks to such a confrontation, it is possible to make a rational purchasing decision in the area of selected hydrogen technologies.
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