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Study on Hydrogen Production System by Coupling with DSSCs

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DOI: 10.4236/gsc.2014.44024    3,397 Downloads   3,994 Views   Citations


The consumption of dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs) used to produce hydrogen, compared with the traditional water-splitting energy, is much less. First of all it is because of DSSCs’ low cost, easy fabrication process, high conversion efficiency and good stability; secondly it also solves the problem of serious corrosion of the electrode, for the entire solar system is in the air. We use three tandem dye-sensitized photovoltaic cells as a source of power; the open circuit voltage of photoelectric unit shows the feasibility of using dye-sensitized photovoltaic cell decomposition of water to produce hydrogen.

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Gu, D. , Gu, H. , Zhu, Y. , Zhang, C. and Zhang, D. (2014) Study on Hydrogen Production System by Coupling with DSSCs. Green and Sustainable Chemistry, 4, 185-189. doi: 10.4236/gsc.2014.44024.


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