A Big Breakthrough with Hydrogen

Reader Contribution by Staff

It looks like a big step forward for clean energy. MIT researchers have announced that they’ve found a new, cheaper way to extract hydrogen from water. The new process should make it far easier to store solar energy. You can read all about it here:

Solar Energy Storage Made Cheap, Efficient, Science Daily 

Solar Power Breakthrough, Technology Review 

Hydrogen Power on the Cheap — Or at Least, Cheaper, Scientific American 

Cheap way to ‘split water’ could lead to abundant clean fuel, The Guardian 

Megan E. Phelps is a freelance writer based in Kansas. She enjoys reading and writing about all things related to sustainable living including homesteading skills, green building and renewable energy. You can find her on .