Making Hydrogen a Reality as a Marine Fuel

GMA 400L - Senior Seminar Research Lab

The United States is heavily dependent on oil from foreign countries. The U.S has formed questionable relationships with countries with oil trading being the sole purpose of the relationship. Oil not only costs a lot of money, but is also the leading polluter in the United States. A majority of oil is used for for the U.S transportation sector; this includes shipping and ferry vessels. Using hydrogen as a way to fuel vessel in the U.S will result in vessels emitting zero pollution. The San Francisco area is a maritime hub and one of the leading polluters in the United States.