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Title: Solar fuel generator

Abstract

The disclosure provides conductive membranes for water splitting and solar fuel generation. The membranes comprise an embedded semiconductive/photoactive material and an oxygen or hydrogen evolution catalyst. Also provided are chassis and cassettes containing the membranes for use in fuel generation.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
California Institute of Technology (CalTech), Pasadena, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1339637
Patent Number(s):
9545612
Application Number:
13/740,185
Assignee:
California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01L - SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0004993
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 Jan 12
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY

Citation Formats

Lewis, Nathan S., and West, William C.. Solar fuel generator. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Lewis, Nathan S., & West, William C.. Solar fuel generator. United States.
Lewis, Nathan S., and West, William C.. Tue . "Solar fuel generator". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1339637.
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