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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 12:55:16 AM

The 59-MW Gyeonggi Green Energy fuel cell park (Figure 3) in South Korea’s Hwasung City—one of the world’s largest fuel cell facilities—began operation in February. The five-acre facility built by South Korea’s largest private energy producer, POSCO Energy, consists of 21 FuelCell Energy DFC3000 power plants rated at 2.8 MW each to provide continuous baseload power to the power-strapped South Korean grid and heat for a district heating system.

Completion of the project—begun in November 2012—took only 13 months, according to project developers. And though it is the first fuel cell project of its scale for stationary power, several more are in the pipeline, evidence of an emerging trend for the fledgling alternative energy source.
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honda0105
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 7:49:59 AM

conde: you have any clue where South Korea is?
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what
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dudleydolittle
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wish they would get rid of the old woman shaking her finger in front of someone giving me a headache
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no tax dollars...
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 9:13:57 AM

we will see...
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 12:19:05 AM

should move the old lady pointing her finger to bottom of page so I don't have to look at her like you did with blog articles
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TIME WILL TELL!
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 12:09:47 AM

wish they would get rid of the old woman shaking her finger in front of someone giving me a headache
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 12:05:35 AM

thought you got rid of read an article
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 12:04:37 AM

A move in the right direction for the future of the country of South Korea.
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 12:04:22 AM

With proper research and development this could be a very promising solution.
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Message Posted: May 2, 2014 12:01:29 AM

It would be nice if it works.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:58:29 PM

For those bitching about how energy costs are too high, I'd rather have high prices I have to watch over than cheap crap that doesn't work most of the time. And guess what: Sooner or later we'll have to choose between cheap and iffy and costly and there.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:55:09 PM

OK
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:53:30 PM

whatever
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:52:40 PM

green energy costs mucho green money
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:49:57 PM

oh
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ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:47:32 PM

ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:43:17 PM

Nice, more $$ going out if the country
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:37:46 PM

k
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:36:57 PM

ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:36:37 PM

This will probably be the next big thing in U.S. energy production.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:36:05 PM

The more choices there are, the better. May the best technology win.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:31:21 PM

ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:29:44 PM

I would be much more interested in reading about a park with trees and flowers and a walking path for my dog and myself.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:26:29 PM

I wonder where they get their hydrogen from. Proton exchange membrane fuel cells need hydrogen at the anode.
One of the common sources of hydrogen is electrolysis. But of course that doesn't make much sense.
The second common source is methane steam reformation. Maybe that is it . . .
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:26:15 PM

Hmmm...
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:21:08 PM

Interesting!
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:19:07 PM

Fuel cells are a great idea.
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Buddy2264
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:10:40 PM

Great idea, we need more of this in the US. Will big power let it happen?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:06:45 PM

Of course if it makes sense, we won't do it here. At least not in the near future.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 11:00:02 PM

Fuel cells work.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:59:58 PM

OK
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:55:36 PM

Does not sound worth it
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:52:30 PM

wow
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:50:26 PM

Thanks for sharing.
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:49:33 PM

Do the costs outweigh the advantages?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:49:29 PM

hmmmm
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:46:39 PM

Wow
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:45:48 PM

Are they ready for prime time?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:43:53 PM

pretty expensive energy
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:42:46 PM

ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:35:54 PM

Ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:33:23 PM

Will this benefit the US?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:32:47 PM

ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:29:28 PM

so?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:27:59 PM

and then?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:25:04 PM

gas prices?
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:20:36 PM

Mmmmmkay.
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