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Recent Advances in Nuclear-Based Hydrogen Production With the Thermochemical Copper-Chlorine Cycle

[+] Author Affiliations
G. F. Naterer, K. Gabriel, Z. Wang

University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, ON, Canada

Paper No. ICONE16-48791, pp. 887-893; 7 pages
doi:10.1115/ICONE16-48791
From:
  • 16th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering
  • Volume 1: Plant Operations, Maintenance, Installations and Life Cycle; Component Reliability and Materials Issues; Advanced Applications of Nuclear Technology; Codes, Standards, Licensing and Regulatory Issues
  • Orlando, Florida, USA, May 11–15, 2008
  • Conference Sponsors: Nuclear Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4814-0 | eISBN: 0-7918-3820-X
  • Copyright © 2008 by ASME

abstract

This paper presents a review of recent advances in nuclear-based hydrogen with the thermochemical copper-chlorine cycle. Growing attention has focused on thermochemical water decomposition as a promising alternative to steam-methane reforming as a sustainable future method of hydrogen production. Recent advances of specific processes within the Cu-Cl cycle will be presented, particularly for purposes of calculating the overall heat requirements of the cycle and preferred configurations of the oxygen cell, disposal of molten salt and the electrochemical process of copper electrowinning. Energy balances for each individual process will be formulated and numerical results will be obtained for the heat requirements of the chemical reactors.

Copyright © 2008 by ASME

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