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GLRPPR Sector Resource: U of Minn Launches Wind-to-Hydrogen Project

U of Minn Launches Wind-to-Hydrogen Project


Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty and other dignitaries dedicated the only public large-scale wind research instrument in the United States designed to conduct research on converting wind power into hydrogen. The production of hydrogen using wind-generated electricity is projected—long term—to be one of the least expensive and cleanest options for creating the gas.


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April 23, 2005

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