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ELECTROLYZERS

 

Acta S.p.A.

Pisa

Italy

http://www.actaspa.com/ 

100 to 1000 liters/hour membrane electrolyzers.

 

“Build A Solar Hydrogen Fuel Cell System” by Phillip Hurley.  Downloadable ebook.  294 pgs.  $16.95.  Covers power from solar cells, a practical PVC electrolyzer and a PEM fuel cell to use the hydrogen.  See other Hurley ebooks.

www.goodideacreative.com/shfc_sys.html

 

El Paso Solar Energy Association

P.O. Box 26384

El Paso, TX  79926

www.epsea.org

Send $15 for their 3 gallon/day solar still plans.  Distilled water for your electrolyzer that you can also drink.

 

Eagle-Research, Inc.

1306 Main Street

Oroville, WA  98844

250-492-7400

www.eagle-research.com

Publishes Brown’s Gas Book 1 and 2 ($14 & $24).  Build an electrolyzer and discover for yourself the weird nature of monatomic hydrogen.  Note well- Brown’s gas is an explosive mix of H2 and O2, for direct immediate use in engines and welding torches.

 

Hydrocap

975 NW 95th St.

Miami, FL  33150

305-696-2504

The Hydrocap is a small catalytic recombiner that replaces normal 12 volt car battery caps.  They may have some use in removing O2 from your H2 supply.  About $9.00 each.

 

H-Ion Solar

6095 Monterey Ave.

Richmond, CA  94805

510-237-7877

www.hionsolar.com

This is Walter Pyle.  Author of Solar Hydrogen Chronicles ($30); Double-Bubbler scrubs residual caustic from electrolyzer output ($455, plans $25); purification filter with coalescing filters, flashback arresters & catalytic H2/O2 recombiner ($2323, plans $25 + $3 shipping).

 

HySolGenics, Inc.

7011 Realm Dr., Suite A-4

San Jose, CA  95119

408-224-5100

www.hysolgenics.com

M2 series Solar Hydrogen Generators.  0.4-3.3 cubic meters H2/hour at 60-10,000psi.

 

Hydrogen Wind Inc.

31086 Timberlost Rd.

Lineville, Iowa  50147

641-876-5665

www.hydrogenwindinc.com

This is L. Spicer.  Economical electrolyzers for $250 per unit.  Send $1.00 for their brochure.  Publishes the Hydrogen Files, 50 pages of miscellaneous notes on electrolyzer design ($30).

 

Hydrogenics Corp. (former Stuart Energy Systems)

220 Admiral Boulevard

Mississauga, Ontario L5T 2N6

905-361-3660

www.hydrogenics.com

HySTAT electrolyzers and fuel cells.

 

ITM Power

Sheffield, S. Yorkshire

UK

http://www.itm-power.com/

Home electrolyzers, public refueling stations, hydrogen brazing and high power density fuel cells.

 

NEL Hydrogen (former Norsk Hydro, Statoil, Hydrogen Technologies)

http://www.electrolysers.com 

Electrolyzers and H2 fuel stations from Norway.  10-500 cubic meter/hr.

 

“Practical Hydrogen Systems: An Experimenter’s Guide”- Phillip Hurley.  E-book only available by downloading.  364 pages. $16.95.  Build a small completely automated electrolyzer system.  All stainless steel here.  Excellent coverage of technical and safety information.

www.goodideacreative.com/wheelockmtn.html

 

Proton Energy Systems

10 Technology Dr.

Wallingford, CT  06492

203-678-2000

www.protonenergy.com

Hogen PEM electrolyzers, 10 to 40 SCFH, 200psi working pressure.

 

Pure Energy Centre

Unst, Shetland UK

1957-711-410

http://pureenergycentre.com/hydrogen/

Electrolyzers, compressors, H2 stations, conversions, cookers

 

Teledyne Energy Systems, Inc.

10707 Gilroy Rd.

Hunt Valley, MD  21031

410-771-8600

www.teledynees.com

Titan hydrogen generators, 100 SCFH and up.

 

Thermodyne Systems

4083 West Ave. “L”, #107

Quartz Hill, CA  93536

www.hydrogenappliances.com

Used to sell smaller electrolyzers, but now lists 700 l/min for $325,000.  Also hydrogen detectors, 12V water heater elements and wind turbines for good measure.

 

THE (Tianjin Mainland Hydrogen Equipment Co.)

Tianjin, PRC

http://www.cnthe.com/HT_world/chanpin1_en/index1.asp

2-600 cubic meter/hr. electrolyzers.

 

Treadwell Corp.

341 Railroad St.

Thomaston, CT  06787

860-283-8251

www.treadwellcorp.com

PEM electrolyzers 20-170 SLPM @ 1000psi.

 

 

FUEL CELLS

 

Advent Technologies

222 Pitkin St., Ste. 101

East Hartford, CT  06108

860-282-0644

http://www.advent-energy.com/prod_ht_pem.html 

High temperature membrane electrode assemblies (MEA)

 

APFCT (Asia Pacific Fuel Cell Technologies)

Miaoli

Taiwan

http://www.apfct.com/

100 to 5000W PEM fuel cells and parts, 1200W fuel cell scooter, hydride storage.

 

Ballard Power Systems

9000 Glenlyon Pkwy.

Burnaby, BC  V5J 5J8

Canada

http://www.ballard.com/

1.5-150kW fuel cells for buses, telecoms backup and distributed electricity generation.

 

Build Your Own Fuel Cell- by Phillip Hurley.  E-book available only by downloading.  267 pages. $12.95.  Covers two 1 watt cells made from carbon blocks.  Good list of resources.

www.buildafuelcell.com

 

Clean Edge Power

Hillsboro, OR

http://www.clearedgepower.com/

5kW and 400kW fuel cells.  Recently purchased UTC fuel cell business.

 

FuelCell Energy

3 Great Pasture Rd.

Danbury, CT  06813

203-825-6000

http://www.fuelcellenergy.com/ 

300kW to 2.8MW fuel cells.

 

The Fuel Cell Store

P.O. Box 4038

Boulder, CO  80306

866-327-3835

www.fuelcellstore.com

Full range of education fuel cell products.

 

Heliocentris

Berlin

Germany

http://www.heliocentris.com/en/academia-offering/products/fuel-cell-systems.html 

Nexa 1200 Watt fuel cell system, 4084 Euros

 

Horizon Fuel Cell Technologies

300 N. La Salle St., Ste. 4925

Chicago, IL  60654

866-633-8306

http://www.horizonfuelcell.com/

12 to 5000 Watt complete fuel cell stacks, just add hydrogen.

 

Ion Power, Inc. (Nafion Stores America)

720 Governor Lea Rd.

New Castle, DE  19720

302-832-9550

http://www.nafionstore.com/

Dupont Nafion membranes and membrane electrode assemblies (MEA).

 

Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells

1397 King Rd.

West Chester, PA  19380

610-232-1900

http://www.fuelcellenergy.com/

Catalysts and MEA’s.

 

MTI Micro Fuel Cells

431 New Karner Rd.

Albany, NY  12205

518-533-2222

http://www.mtimicrofuelcells.com/

Hand-size methanol fuel cell for recharging personal electronics.

 

Plug Power

968 Albany Shaker Rd.

Latham, NY  12110

518-782-7700

http://www.plugpower.com/Home.aspx

Fuel cells for forklifts.

 

Sigma-Aldrich Chemical Co. Inc.

800-325-3010

www.sigma-aldrich.com

PEM membranes.  Be prepared to spend $300 for a square foot of Nafion.

 

 

TOOLS & HARDWARE

 

AppliedSensor

Reutlingen

Germany

https://www.appliedsensor.com/products/hydrogen-leak-sensor-hls-440p/ 

HLS-440 hydrogen leak sensor and HPS-100 0-100% hydrogen process sensor.

 

Azur Energy

2079 Wright Ave., Ste B2

La Verne, CA  91750

909-593-7733

10-120 liter/minute reformers.

 

Circor International

                Hoke Inc.

                www.hoke.com

                Gyrolock fittings

 

                Circle Seals Control, Inc.

                www.circle-seal.com/alternative_fuels/index.html

                Stainless steel fittings and excess flow, relief, check and ball valves.

 

Figaro USA, Inc.

Suite 203

121 S. Wilke Rd., Suite 300

Arlington Heights, IL  60005

847-832-1701

www.figarosensor.com

Sensors for H2 in air and O2 in H2.

 

GE Panametrics

221 Crescent St.

Waltham, MA  02453

781-899-2719

www.ge-mcs.com/en/gas/oxygen-analysis/xmo2-transmitter.html

XMO2 oxygen analyzer, measures 0.1 to 100% O2 in H2.  $2950

 

H2 Scan

27215 Turnberry Lane, Unit A

Valencia, CA  91355

661-775-9575

http://www.h2scan.com/ 

Hydrogen leak detectors.

 

Harbor Freight Tools

3491 Mission Oaks Blvd.

Camarillo, Ca  93011

www.harborfreight.com

Huge selection of affordable imported tools.

 

HyGear

Amhem, Netherlands

http://hygear.nl/

Natural gas reformers.

 

Hydrogen Components, Inc.

27 Hi Meadow Dr.

Bailey, CO  80421

303-816-1397

http://www.hydrogencomponents.com/

Metal hydride H2 storage sets and hydrogen genset.

 

Jameco Electronics

1355 Shoreway Rd.

Belmont, CA  94002

www.jameco.com

All the standard electronic parts and tools you need.

http://www.jameco.com/1/1/47907-sen0133-analog-hydrogen-gas-sensor-mq8-power-supply-needs-5v.html

MQ-8 hydrogen sensor connects to Arduino microcomputer, $7.95

 

Kal-Equip (Actron Manufacturing Co.)

15825 Industrial Parkway

Cleveland, OH  44135

800-228-7667

www.actron.com/

Automotive test equipment including sensor simulators & testers.

 

Labtech

Los Angeles, CA

818-205-4457

http://labtech.solo.bg/

Metal hydride hydrogen storage containers.

 

Macurco Inc.

3946 S. Mariposa St.

Englewood, CO  80110

303-781-4062

http://www.aerionics.info/combustible_gas.html

12 volt and 120 volt fixed hydrogen detectors.

 

McMaster-Carr Supply Co.

P.O. Box 54960

Los Angeles, CA  90054

562-695-0677

www.mcmaster.com

Massive on-line catalog of every imaginable industrial material or tool.  They accept small orders. 

 

Northern Arizona Wind & Sun

4091 E. Huntington Dr.

Flagstaff, AZ  86004

www.solar-electric.com

Full range of renewable energy products, active forum and technical information.

 

Northern Tool & Equipment Co.

P.O. Box 1499

Burnsville, MN  55337

800-533-5545

www.northerntool.com

Good-sized catalog has tri-fuel engines, tools, shop & automotive supplies, trailer & go-kart parts.

 

Parker Hannafin Corp.

800-272-7537

www.parker.com

www.globalfluid.com/c-global/Alternative_fuel.htm

Online catalog of quality tube and hose fittings, coalescing filters.  Local distributors.

 

Snap-Tite Quick Disconnect and Valve Division (Parker)

201 Titusville Rd.

Union City, PA  16438

814-438-3821

www.snap-titequickdisconnects.com/products/natural_gas_vehicle_products_ng/index.html

Natural gas nozzles and valves.

 

Swagelok Co.

29500 Solon Rd.

Solon, OH  44139

440-248-4600

www.swagelok.com

Quality stainless steel high pressure fittings and tools for fuel lines.  Local distributors.

 

Surplus Center

1015 W. “O” Street

P.O. Box 82209

Lincoln, NE  68501

www.surpluscenter.com

Catalog has wondrous assortment of reasonably priced hydraulic, electrical and pneumatic odds and ends; small diesel engines.

 

Tescom Corp.

Industrial Controls Div.

12616 Industrial Blvd.

Elk River, MN  55330

800-447-1250

www.tescom.com

High pressure reducing regulators, filters and metering, shut-off and flow limit valves.

 

United States Plastic Corp.

1390 Neubrecth Rd.

Lima, OH  45801

800-537-9724

www.usplastic.com

Catalog has every description of plastic supplies. 

 

 

VEHICLES

 

AFC (Advanced Fuel Components), Inc.

300 Wooley Drive

Marshall, MI  49068

269-781-1111

www.afcvalves.com/main.html

High/low pressure manual/solenoid shut-off valves, line filters.

 

Beam Garretson- see Impco

 

Carburetion & Turbo Systems Inc.

1879 Eagle Creek Blvd.

Shakopee, MN  55379

952-445-3910

www.carbturbo.com

CNG & LPG small engine conversion kits and supplies, turbochargers and test equipment.

 

Century Fuel Products

5715 S. Sheldon Rd.

Canton, MI 48188

734-728-0306

http://www.centuryfuelproducts.com/

Natural gas and propane conversion parts for all small engines.

 

Dynetek Industries Ltd.

4410 46 Ave. SE

Calgary, AB T2B 3N7

888-396-3835

www.dynetek.com/hydrogen.php

Lightweight compressed CNG & H2 cylinders.

 

Eco Fuel Systems Inc.

#2-20043 92 Ave.

Langley, BC V1M 3A5

604-888-8384

www.ecofuel.com

Programmable fuel injector computer for alt fuel vehicles.

 

Electro Automotive

www.electroauto.com

Long-time electric vehicle (EV) parts supplier.

 

Fuelmaker Corp.

Bought by Honda and sold to Fuel Systems Solutions.

www.brcfuelmaker.it/ing

Small compressors for refueling CNG vehicles from home gas mains.

 

FTI International

423 Four Valley Drive
Vaughan, Ontario L4K 5Z3
Canada

http://www.fuelingtech.com/index990e.html?id=806

Hydrogen dispensers.

 

Greenline Fuel Corp.

43250 Business Park Dr., #101

Temecula, CA  92590

951-695-5294

http://greenlinefuelcorp.com

CNG compressors and fuel stations.

 

IMPCO Technologies

3030 S. Susan St.

Santa Ana, Ca  92704

714-656-1200

www.impco.ws

Large online gaseous fuel conversion components catalog.  Training at Cerritos College.  OEM only.

 

Hendrix Industrial Gastrux

1301 Old Rand Road

Wauconda, IL  60084

847-526-1700

www.hendrixsystems.com

LPG and CNG conversion parts.

 

Kraus Global

25 Paquin Rd.

Winnipeg, Manitoba  R2J 3V9

Canada

204-663-3601

http://www.krausglobal.com/hydrogen-dispenser.php

5000 PSI and 10,000 PSI hydrogen dispensers.

 

KTA Services

www.kta-ev.com

Long-time EV parts supplier

 

Landi Renzo

www.landi.it/eng

LPG and CNG components from Italy.

 

Lincoln Composites

4300 Industrial Ave.

Lincoln. NE  68504

402-464-8211

www.lincolncomposites.com

Tuffshell high pressure composite fuel tanks.

 

Megasquirt

http://www.megamanual.com/index.html

Reasonably priced experimental fuel injector controller kits.  Lots of educational and support material.  Also wideband O2 sensors.

 

Mogas

#13-4855 57th St.

Delta, British Columbia  V4K 3E7

604-312-2339

www.mogas.ca

CNG regulators, various electronic controls.

 

MSD Ignition

1355 Pullman Drive

El Paso, TX  79936

http://www.msdpowersports.com/JrDragster/ 

Electronic ignitions for small engines.

 

OPW (Ohio Pattern Works) Fueling Components

P.O. Box 405003

Cincinnati, OH  45240

www.opw-fc.com

Full line of hydrogen refueling hardware.

 

Parallax, Inc.

599 Menlo Drive, Suite 100

Rocklin, CA  95765

888-512-1024

www.parallax.com

Inexpensive postage-stamp sized Basic Stamp microcomputer.  Fascinating experiment manuals for digital logic, earth measurement sensors, industrial control, renewable energy and robots.  Program with your own PC.

 

PDC Machines, Inc.

1875 Stout Drive

Warminster, PA 18974

215-443-9442

www.pdcmachines.com/fuel-cell-tech

H2 diaphragm compressors.

 

Praxair

Danbury, CT

Local distributors

http://www.praxair.com/gases/buy-compressed-hydrogen-gas-or-liquid-hydrogen

Compressed and liquid hydrogen.

 

PST (Pressed Steel Tank)

2225 East Woodstock Pl.

Milwaukee, WI  53202

414-395-5632

http://www.pressedsteel.com/

Steel CNG tanks for vehicles.

 

Pressure Products Industries/Milton Roy

   900 Louis Drive

   Warminster, PA 18974

 

   215-675-1600

   http://gotoppi.com/hydrogen_fuelcell/index.html

   Fuel cell refueling compressors, 1-200 HP.

 

   Quantum

25242 Arctic Ocean Dr.

Lake Forest, CA  92630

949-939-3497

http://www.qtww.com/assets/u/InjectorBrochure2.pdf 

   Hydrogen injectors.

   http://www.qtww.com/assets/u/H2Refueling.pdf

Hydrogen refueling

 

Rix Industries

4900 Industrial Way

Benecia, CA  94510

707-747-5900

www.rixindustries.com/hydrogencompressors.html

H2 compressors to 60HP.

 

Worthington Industrie (former SCI-Structural Composite Industries)

http://www.worthingtoncylinders.com/Products/Alternative-Fuels.aspx

Composite fuel tanks.

 

Synflex (purchased by Eaton Hydraulics)

14615 Lone Oak Rd.

Eden Prairie, MN  55344

888-258-0222

www.eaton.com/hydraulics/synflex

Synflex electrically conductive transfer hose for CNG refueling.  Prevents sparks by dissipating static charge.

 

Tulsa Gas Technologies

4809 S. 101 East Ave.

Tulsa, OK  74146

918-665-2641

http://www.tulsagastech.com/ 

CNG dispensers and components.

 

US Carburetion, Inc.

HC 79 Box 130, Bldg. B-1

Canvas, WV  2662

800-553-5608

www.uscarburetion.com

DIY small engine propane, NG conversion kits. 

 

Westport

http://www.westport.com/is/natural-gas/alternative-fuels

Hydrogen direct injectors.  Show them your money and they say they’ll start production.

 

 

STEAM POWER

 

Mike Brown

P.O. Box 4884

Springfield, MO  65808

417-8908636

http://home.EarthLink.net/~dlaw70/12stmng.htm and

http://mikebrownsolutions.com/aeindex.htm

1-3 HP steam engines, plans books, videos.

 

Skip Goebel

Sensible Steam

125 von Goebels Lane

Branson, MO  65616

417-336-2869

Steam gensets, boilers.

 

Rappahannock Boat Works

4403 Dyes Lane

Bealeton, VA  22712

540-439-4050

www.tinypower.com

Now carries venerable line of Tiny Power steam engines.

 

Robert Green Steam Engines

2337B Avenida Sevilla

Laguna Woods, CA  92637

949=581-2529

www.greensteamengine.com

Very interesting assortment of steam engines.  Some plans and parts available.

 

 

EXTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES

 

Grizzly Industrial

Outlets in WA, PA and MO.

1-800-523-4777

www.grizzly.com

Several Stirling engine kits. 

 

P.M. Research

4110 Nikes Hill Rd.

Wellsville, NY  14895

1-800-724-3801

http://www.pmmodelengines.com/

Sun Runner solar Stirling engine ($250), model steam engines, books.

 

 

BIOFUELS

 

                ALCOHOL

 

Alcohol Can Be a Gas- David Blume (2007) 596 pages.  Complete coverage from growing your stock, building equipment and converting your car to ethanol.  www.alcoholcanbeagas.com

 

GASIFIERS (Wood gas, producer gas, syngas: H2+CO)

 

All Power Labs

1010 Murray St.

Berkeley, CA  94710

510-845-1500

www.gekgasifier.com

Gasifier Experimenters Kit(GEK).  Convert your junk mail into     fuel or biochar.  Plans, parts, forum and seminars.

 

L.E.A.F. Gasifier

Smithville, TN

888- 222-0557

http://www.leafgenerator.com/

This portable gasifier will run a 15HP engine.  $4,500.

 

ALGAE

 

Making Algae Biodiesel at Home- David Seig (2008).  A $100 ebook that will get you started if you don’t have time to search the Internet.  http://www.making-biodiesel-books.com/algae-biodiesel.html 

 

http://www.oilgae.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=38&p=1846

Home algae production forum, mentions strains for hydrogen.

 

BIODIESEL

 

Biodiesel: Basics and Beyond, A Comprehensive Guide to Production and Use for the Home and Farm- – William Kemp (2006) 588 pages.

 

From the Fryer to the Fuel Tank- Joshua Tickell (2003) 162 pages.  Read either one of these books. 

 

METHANE

 

Methane Digesters for Fuel Gas and Fertilizer- John Fry (1973).  Hundreds of sustainable technology articles on this website. http://journeytoforever.org/biofuel_library/MethaneDigesters/MDToC.html 

 

 

WIND

 

Applied Magnets

www.magnet4less.com

Magnets, coil wire, blades, books, charge controllers and kits for wind turbines.

 

Wind Power: Renewable Energy for Home, Farm and Business- Paul Gipe (2004), 504 pages.  The one book you’ll need if you’re serious about wind power.

 

How To Build A Wind Turbine- Hugh Piggot (2005), 64 pages.  Almost complete guide to building 4’ to 12’ wind turbines. 

www.scoraigwind.com

 

Windworks 30 Foot Octahedron Tower.  Old plans for Buckminster Fuller tower built out of EMT.  Available for $15 from Don Gardner.  Contact lodoga@yahoo.com  Lost dimension is 9 inches.

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

Your Old Time Bookstore (former Lindsay Publications)

http://www.youroldtimebookstore.com/

Catalog is mostly reprints of old technical books, but plenty of titles on alternate energy, home machining and weird DIY stuff.

 

               

 

BOOKS

 

Advanced Engine Performance Diagnosis- James Halderman (2002) 508 pages.  Very nice detailed explanation of how car computer systems work and how to diagnose problems. 

 

Auto Engine Performance & Driveability- Chris Johanson (1998) 576 pages.  Another excellent text on car computer systems. 

 

The Doctor’s Step-By-Step Guide To Optimizing Your Ignition- Dr. Christopher Jacobs (1996) 154 pages.  Theory and how-to on building strong ignitions required for alt fuels.

 

Fuel From Water: Energy Independence With Hydrogen- Michael Peavey (1998) 251 pages.  Basics of hydrogen fuel.

 

The Philosopher Mechanic: Notes for Converting Your Car To A Renewable Energy Vehicle- Roy McAlister (1996) 220 pages.

 

Propane Fuel Conversions- Jay Storer (1986).  Superb book, but hard to find these days.

 

Rocket Mass Heaters: Superefficient Woodstoves You Can Build- Ianto Evans (2007). Rocket stoves.

 

The Solar Hydrogen Civilization- Roy McAlister (2005) 238 pages.  Explains in clear English how the solar hydrogen economy is going to work. 

 

Solar Hot Water Systems: Lessons Learned- Tom Lane (2004) 198 pages.  Detailed explanation of various solar hot water designs.

               

 

PERIODICALS

 

                Home Power: The Hands-On Journal of Home-Made Power

                P.O. Box 520

                Ashland, OR  97520

                800-707-6585

                www.homepower.com/index.cfm

A must-read magazine.  Series on hydrogen available as the Hydrogen Chronicles (see H-Ion Solar).  On-line subscription available.

 

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=JournalURL&_cdi=5729&_auth=y&_acct=C000050221&_version=1&_urlVersion=0&_userid=10&md5=5b44471bf00448177b7b9e096d672246

International Journal of Hydrogen Energy index.  State of the art research on hydrogen.  Find on-line at your local university unless you want to spend $30 per article. 

 

 

 

ORGANIZATIONS

 

American Hydrogen Association

2350 West Shangri La

Phoenix, AZ  85029

602-328-4238

www.clean-air.org

This is Roy McAlister, author of Philosopher Mechanic and the Solar Hydrogen Civilization.  Hydrogen classes and AHA Hydrogen Today newsletter.  $39/year.  Meetings on the second Thursday of the month in Tempe.  

 

American Hydrogen Association, NW Chapter

Portland, OR

www.ahanw.org

Long running hydrogen forum.

 

American Hydrogen Association, Silicon Valley chapter

Palo Alto, CA

www.ahasvc.org

Meetings on the third Saturday of the month.

 

Clean Air Now

6960 Magnolia Ave. #200

Riverside, CA  92506

310-472-8633

www.cleanairnow.us

Founded by Dr. Robert Zweig in 1969 when he saw children’s lungs damaged by California air pollution.  He sponsored hydrogen powered vehicles in the ‘70s.  Although Dr. Zweig died in 2002, Clean Air Now is still building hydrogen vehicles in collaboration with UC Riverside CERT.

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

1 Batterymarch Park

P.O. Box 9101

Quincy, MA  02269

800-344-3555

www.nfpa.org

Publishes NFPA2- Hydrogen Technology Code, NFPA52- Vehicular Gaseous Fuel Code, NFPA54- Natural Gas Fuel Code and NFPA55- Compressed Gases Code.  

Natural Gas Vehicle Institute (NGVI)

6771 West Charleston Blvd. Suite C

Las Vega, NV  89146

702-254-4180

www.ngvi.com

Short courses in natural gas safety & emergencies, fueling operations & maintenance, cylinder inspection, fuel contamination and NG codes & standards.

 

 

ENERGY EFFICIENCY

 

www.superbrightLEDs.com/leds.htm

Never mind the compact fluorescents.  Check out these high output LED’s (Light Emitting Diodes).  Think milliwatts.  They last for 10 years and use a $1 worth of electricity a year.

 

P3 International

http://www.p3international.com/products/special/P4400/P4400-CE.html

Kill-A-Watt electrical energy monitor.  

 

 

SOLAR FURNACES

 

http://www.ida.net/users/tetonsl/solar/solarhom.htm

Tracking concentrator using mirrors.

 

Mother Earth News

www.motherearthnews.com

Four project articles, uses 100 mirrors- #52(Jul/Aug ’78), #55(Jan/Feb ’79), #56(Mar/Apr ’79) and #57(May/Jun ’79).

 

 

HYDROGEN SAFETY

 

http://www.hq.nasa.gov/office/codeq/doctree/canceled/871916.pdf

 

www.h2bestpractices.org

 

HySafe-International Association for Hydrogen Safety

http://www.hysafe.info/ 

 

Read every word you can about safety.  A comprehensive AHA hydrogen safety handbook is planned for 2014.

 

 

MISC.

 

www.timeanddate.com

A website you’ll need if you conduct business beyond city limits.

 

www.unitjuggler.com

Units conversion program.

 

Don Lancaster’s Hydrogen Library

http://www.tinaja.com/h2gas01.shtml

Also read his “Incredible Secret Money Machine” about starting your own craft/tech business.

 

Renewable Energy Access

www.renewableenergyaccess.com

Sign up for interesting general renewable news twice a week by email.  Also help wanted section.

 

Smartflix (former Technical Video Rental)

39 Evergreen Lane

Arlington, MA  02474

https://smartflix.com/

Rent 6600 expensive technical DVD’s by mail for about $10 each.

 

 

 12/9/2013

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