Um, we seem to have overlooked a critical detail.
"In addition, electrolysis creates no greenhouse gases, whereas making a pound of hydrogen from natural gas produces 4 pounds of greenhouse gases."
Perhaps this should have read electrolysis creates no ADDITIONAL greenhouse gases. That electricity has to come from somewhere, and currently we get 50% of our power from coal, which certainly produces greenhouse gases.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.